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.

Locations

Cheboygan County
Kent County
Newaygo County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 18, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1363.