Vicia sativa L. subsp. sativa

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 24 August 2007

Prostrate, twining or scrambling annual, herb, 0.3-1.2 m high. Fl. blue-purple-pink-red, Jul to Nov. Brown gritty sandy clay, black sand, gravel, granite. Winter-wet depressions, along creeks, road verges, wasteland.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest.

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Boddington, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Dandaragan, Gosnells, Harvey, Victoria Park, Victoria Plains.