Vicia cracca


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Noun1.Vicia cracca - common perennial climber of temperate regions of Eurasia and North America having dense elongate clusters of flowersVicia cracca - common perennial climber of temperate regions of Eurasia and North America having dense elongate clusters of flowers
vetch - any of various climbing plants of the genus Vicia having pinnately compound leaves that terminate in tendrils and small variously colored flowers; includes valuable forage and soil-building plants
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Tufted vetch (Vicia cracca) was used as a fodder plant in South Uist, and it was believed a cow that ate it would 'take the bull' more easily - and earlier in the season.
(43[degrees]57'N, 69[degrees]33'W), mostly from common milkweed and pasture rose Rosa Carolina, with smaller numbers from ox-eye daisy Leucanthemum vulgare, common buttercup Ranunculus acris, cow vetch Vicia cracca and red clover Trifolium pratense.I sampled these adults independently of mass, but the sample size ensured that they included individuals likely to become among the earliest ovipositers.
Plant species that contained no yeast were removed from list: Asclepias syriaca, Campsis radicans, Dianthus armeria, Hemerocallis fulva, Melilotus alba, Prunella vulgaris, Silene noctiflora, Silene vulgaris, Trifolium repens, Vicia cracca, Viola striata.