Crown Vetch  

 Blooming time: June to August

Height: creeper

Stems and Leaves: The stems of the vetch plant are creeping. The leaves are divided into many small paired leaflets.

Flowers and Fruit: The flowers are bi-colored, pink and white, and are somewhat cloverlike.

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Page last updated March 24, 2015 Text resources:
Text resources: Wildflowers of the Tallgrass Prairie- The Upper Midwest, Sylvan T. Runkel and Dean M. Roosa;
A Field Guide to Wildflowers of the Northeastern and North-central North America, Roger Tory Peterson and Margaret McKenny
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