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Upright vetch

Vicia orobus

Also known as

Bitter vetch, Vetch

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Moderate watering

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Upright vetch Overview

This species grows as a wild flower in Britain & Northern Europe. A medium erect perennial with unwinged slightly downy stems and leaves ending in a minute point rather than a tendril. The flowers are pink-white in mid summer and yellowish brown pods follow. Found in scrub and amoungst rocks.

How to propagate Upright vetch

Seed

Propagate from seeds.

Division

Perennial species by division in the autumn.

Other uses of Upright vetch

Attracts butterflies

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