Flora of Northern Ireland
Vicia lathyroides
(Map updated: March 2008)

This is a tiny prostrate vetch, resembling a very small form of V. sativa subsp. nigra, with only 1 to 3 pairs of leaflets and no tendrils or tendrils unbranched. It is recorded from a few sand dune sites around the coast.

All names: Vicia lathyroides L.