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Lathyrus japonicus var. pellitus

Lathyrus japonicus Willd. var. pellitus Fernald

Beach Pea

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Lathyrus maritimus var. pellitus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N), SPM (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue , Purple


USA: CT , MA , ME , MI , NH , NJ , NY , RI , VT , WI
Canada: NB , NS

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lathyrus japonicus var. pellitus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lathyrus japonicus var. pellitus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lathyrus japonicus var. pellitus


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

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