everlasting pea


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Noun1.Everlasting pea - any of several perennial vines of the genus Lathyruseverlasting pea - any of several perennial vines of the genus Lathyrus
genus Lathyrus, Lathyrus - genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchling; wild pea
broad-leaved everlasting pea, Lathyrus latifolius, perennial pea - perennial climber of central and southern Europe having purple or pink or white flowers; naturalized in North America
Lathyrus sylvestris, narrow-leaved everlasting pea, flat pea - European perennial with mottled flowers of purple and pink; sometimes cultivated for fodder or as green manure
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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(8) Lathyrus latifolius The everlasting pea is a herbaceous climber with small clusters of pinky-purple flowers through summer till early autumn.
The everlasting pea, Lathyrus grandiflorus has about three large blooms on each stalk and is a vigorous climber although the blooms, blue and purple, are not that spectacular.