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|Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae)||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Onobrychis||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.
Habit: Plant ascending, +- hairy. Leaf: leaflets 15--21, 1--2.5 cm, narrowly elliptic to obovate, adaxially finely red-dotted. Inflorescence: dense early, peduncle 1--2 dm. Flower: corolla +- 1 cm, pink. Fruit: ascending, +- 6--7 mm, obovate, short-prickly near margin, strongly net-ridged, leathery, stalk-like base 0.
Ecology: Uncommon. Disturbed places; Elevation: 1000--1550 m. Bioregional Distribution: n SNH, MP; Distribution Outside California: to British Columbia, sporadic in United States; native to central and southeastern Europe. Flowering Time: Jun--Aug Note: Cult for forage, soil improvement.
eFlora Treatment Author: Martin F. Wojciechowski & Duane Isely
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Onobrychis
Next taxon: Ornithopus
Citation for this treatment: Martin F. Wojciechowski & Duane Isely 2016. Onobrychis viciifolia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=35132, accessed on December 09, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on December 09, 2016.