Russ logo

All information gathered first-hand, since 1995

Flower. The pinkish-purple flowers grow in tight clusters of 7 to 30, at the tips of long stalks that are taller than the leaf stalks.

Leaves. The leaves are in 10-20 pairs of ovals along a stalk that grows to 20 cm long, distinctive from other vetches. The leaflets are smooth on top and hairy beneath.

Habitat. Dry, rocky ground.