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Lathyrus latifolius
(broad-leaved everlasting pea (UK))

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Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea (UK))

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Lathyrus latifolius
  • Preferred Common Name
  • broad-leaved everlasting pea (UK)
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Ornamental
  • Poisonous to mammals

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Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. ca.330m a.s.l.  nr. Oberstinkenbrunn, Hollabrunn District, Lower Austria. June 2013.
TitleHabit
CaptionLathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. ca.330m a.s.l. nr. Oberstinkenbrunn, Hollabrunn District, Lower Austria. June 2013.
Copyright©Stefan.lefnaer/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 3.0
Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. ca.330m a.s.l.  nr. Oberstinkenbrunn, Hollabrunn District, Lower Austria. June 2013.
HabitLathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. ca.330m a.s.l. nr. Oberstinkenbrunn, Hollabrunn District, Lower Austria. June 2013.©Stefan.lefnaer/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 3.0
Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.
TitleHabit
CaptionLathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.
Copyright©Udo Schmidt/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.
HabitLathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.©Udo Schmidt/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.
TitleHabit
CaptionLathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.
Copyright©Udo Schmidt/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0
Lathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.
HabitLathyrus latifolius (broad-leaved everlasting pea); similar species. habit. The flowers of L. latifolius have no fragrance. Bavaria, Upper Franconia, Germany. July 2012.©Udo Schmidt/via wikipedia - CC BY-SA 2.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Lathyrus latifolius

Preferred Common Name

  • broad-leaved everlasting pea (UK)

International Common Names

  • English: everlasting peavine (USA); perennial pea (USA)
  • French: gesse perpetuelle; pois vivace

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Platterbse, Breitblättrige; Staudenwicke
  • Italy: veccione di macchia
  • Netherlands: lathyrus, breedblad-

EPPO code

  • LTHLA (Lathyrus latifolius)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Fabales
  •                         Family: Fabaceae
  •                             Subfamily: Papilionoideae
  •                                 Genus: Lathyrus
  •                                     Species: Lathyrus latifolius

Uses List

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General

  • Ornamental

Materials

  • Poisonous to mammals