Vicia pyrenaica

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Vicia pyrenaica
Vicia pyrenaica 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Genus: Vicia
Species: V. pyrenaica
Binomial name
Vicia pyrenaica

Vicia pyrenaica, known as Pyrenean vetch,[1] is a species from the large genus Vicia.[2] It is grown as an ornamental and is a hardy perennial with compact foliage that produces deep crimson flowers in Summer.


  1. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 2015-02-25. Retrieved 2014-10-17. 
  2. ^ Vicia pyrenaica at Germplasm Resources Information Network