Vicia hirsuta (L.) S. F. Gray
Common Name: HAIRY VETCH
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad A-Vine

A European species well established in sandy disturbed ground at the University of Michigan Biological Station (Cheboygan Co.) since 1929; only occasionally collected elsewhere.

The flowers are ca. 2–4 mm long, even smaller than in V. tetrasperma.


Cheboygan County
Kent County
Newaygo County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. March 24, 2018.