2. Meadow Vetchling

No 2
Common Name Meadow Vetch
Scientific Name Lathyrus pratensis
Irish Name Peasairín buí
Family Fabaceae;  Meadow vetchling is a member of the pea and clover family (legumes)
Habitat Non-acid soils. Extremely common in meadows, ditches and hedgerows
Uses The plant is said to repel mice. Can cause a disease of the nervous system if eaten in large amounts. Vetch is a nitrogen fixing legume

Meadow Vetch

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