Lathyrus pratensis L.
Common Name: YELLOW VETCHLING
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Ad P-Vine

Lathyrus pratensis A. A. Reznicek

Roadsides, fields, open rocky ground. A Eurasian species, locally established as an escape from cultivation. First collected in 1925 in Cheboygan Co.

The pods are sometimes slightly pubescent. The pedicels are pubescent with ± appressed hairs, but in L. tuberosus they are nearly or quite glabrous.

Locations

Cheboygan County
Emmet County
Keweenaw County
Luce County
Presque Isle County
Schoolcraft County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 11, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1312.