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Lathyrus brachycalyx ssp. zionis (Bush pea)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Lathyrus brachycalyx ssp. zionis

Lathyrus brachycalyx Rydb. ssp. zionis (C.L. Hitchc.) S.L. Welsh

Bush Pea, Bush Peavine, Zion Sweetpea

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Lathyrus brachycalyx var. zionis, Lathyrus zionis


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Shape: Linear
Fruit Type: Legume

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Violet


USA: AZ , CO , NM , UT

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lathyrus brachycalyx ssp. zionis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lathyrus brachycalyx ssp. zionis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lathyrus brachycalyx ssp. zionis


Record Modified: 2011-08-18
Research By: TWC Staff

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