Anthyllis vulneraria L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 719 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Europe to Iran, N. & NE. Tropical Africa. It is an annual or perennial and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Descriptions

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Annual/Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
Vernacular
Anthyllide Vulneraire, Brucu Perkonamolins, Gemeiner Wundklee, Harilik Koldrohi, Kidney Vetch, Paprastasis Perluotis, Yazvennik Linneya, Yazvennik Ranozazhivlyayushchi
[ILDIS]

Uses

Use
Domestic, Forage, Medicine
[ILDIS]

Common Names

English
Kidney Vetch

Sources

  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    • International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Living Collection Database

    • Common Names from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Living Collection https://www.kew.org/
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images