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Meadow vetchling

Meadow vetchling (Lathyrus pratensis)

A climbing perennial with grey-green leaflets in pairs and yellow sweet-pea-like flowers. Common in the lowlands by roadside, rough grasslands, hedgerows, scrub and woodland margins. A member of the Pea family.

Height: 1.2 m

Altitude limit: 845m Great Dun Fell