Common vetch

Our common vetch (Vicia sativa) is just coming into flower. It’s a scrambling plant and you’ll find it among tall grasses, holding itself upright with the tendrils that grow from the tip of its leaf stalks.

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    1. We have been over-exposed to big, bright, non-native, garden-variety flowers and we have lost our appreciation for the exquisite things that just grow in our fields.

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