General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 10 inches to 36 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Purplish-pink to Rose
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Dynamic Accumulator: Nitrogen fixer
P (Phosphorus)
K (Potassium)
Cu (Copper)
Co (Cobalt)
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies

Victory Seed Company sells seeds of Common Vetch (Vicia sativa).

Common names
  • Common Vetch
  • Winter Tares
  • Spring Vetch

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dave On May 11, 2014 Fruit Ripened
dave From March 26, 2014 to April 21, 2014 Bloomed
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