Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
VICIA (La)
Vetch (Le)
Family: FABACEAE
vicia, = a vetch, name for a vetch largely used for silage or fodder; used by Virgil. (Probably related to vincio, I bind – alluding to the clasping tendrils)
(ld, M, Le)
Vicia benghalensis (La)
Purple Vetch(PS) Wilde-ertjie
Location: (F)
benghala, = Benghal, India, Bangladesh; -ensis, = indicates country or place of growth, or origin or else habitat.
(BL)
Vicia cracca (L)
Tufted Vetch(Int2) Bird Vetch Cow Vetch
Location: (F)
cracca, = a kind of pulse, perhaps wild vetch.
(ld)
Vicia hirsuta (La)
Hairy Tare(PS) Kleine Perswieke Wilde-ertjie
Location: (F)
hirsutus, = rough, shaggy, bristly, prickly, hirsute; (hirsute, covered with fairly coarse and stiff long erect or ascending straight hairs)
(ld, BL)
Vicia lutea (La)

Location: (F)
lutum, = a plant used in dyeing yellow, yellow-weed, dyer’s weed, weld; a yellow colour, yellow; -eus, = indicates material or colour or resemblance in quality. luteus, = golden-yellow, saffron-yellow, orange-yellow.
(ld, BL)