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Digital Herbaria

Vicia ludoviciana ssp. ludoviciana

Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. ssp. ludoviciana

Deer Pea Vetch, Louisiana Vetch

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Vicia ludoviciana var. laxiflora

Deer-Pea Vetch


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Wide spread, from partial shade to full sun. Variety of soils from stoney and dry to more humus filled.

Description: Climbing plant with stems up to 1 m; leaves: evenly pinnate with clasping tendrils at tip, linear-oblong; flowers on racemes with 5 mm, purplish pea-like flowers, to 5 mm long.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 1, 1994
Specimen number: 6

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0704
Accession Date: Apr 24, 1994
Accession Number: 51

Annotations: (in flower & fruit) SCFRB

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