Vicia sativa subsp. cordata (Hoppe) Batt.
Battandier & al., Fl.Algérie 1:267 (1889)

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, to 1.5 m high. Fl. red-pink-purple, Sep to Nov. Brown sand & loam, red sandy clay, granite, laterite. River foreshores, disturbed sites, gardens.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

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

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Kondinin, Nedlands, Northam, South Perth, Swan.