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Lathyrus venetus

Common name Venetian vetchling
Family fabaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers pink/white
Light sun-part shade
From seed Scarify seed, germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

As far as I can tell, this is not a vine (like other Lathyrus species I've grown), but an upright shrubby plant. With pea flowers, of course.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '10 trade. Scarified with sandpaper; baggy 70F (84%G, 17-40d)

Some seeds were dark, others tan; no apparent difference in germination success.

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