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This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Siberia.
Vicia sylvatica

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Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Climbing, Herb
Vernacular
Garoshak Lyasny, Goroshek Lesnoi, Vesce Des Forets, Wald-Wicke, Wood Vetch, Zluchy Garokh

[ILDIS]
Use
Forage, Medicine

Native to:

Albania, Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Central European Rus, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Kazakhstan, Krasnoyarsk, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yugoslavia

Vicia sylvatica L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Williams, G., United Kingdom 11641.000
Dony, G., United Kingdom 15514.000
Verdcourt, B. [S 5430B], United Kingdom 45037.000

First published in Sp. Pl.: 734 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Bonnier G. & Layens G. (1970). Flore complete portative de la France de la Suisse et...
  • Clapham, A. R. et al. (1962). Flora of the British Isles. Ed. 2
  • Fedtschenko, B. A. (1948). Flora URSS, Vol 13. Moscow & Leningrad (Rus)
  • Kiselevski A. I. (1967). Latino-russko-belorusski botanicheski slovar. Minsk. 160 p.
  • Komarov, V. L. (Ed.) (1948). Flora of the U. S. S. R. Vol XIII (Engl. Translation 1972)
  • Rothmaler W. & al. (1988). Exkursionsflora fur die Gebiete der DDR und der BRD. Bd. 2.
  • Sokolov, P. D. (1987). Rastitelnye resursy SSR. (Vol 4). Leningrad(Rus.)
  • Stace, C. (1991). New Flora of the British Isles. Cambridge Univ. Press

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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