Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Lathyrus japonicus Willd. var. maritimus (L.) Kartesz & Gandhi image
Photographer: Kitty Kohout           

Botanical Illustration

Botanical Illustration

Hugh H. Iltis

Flora.cyberia
Family Fabaceae
Lathyrus japonicus Willd. var. maritimus (L.) Kartesz & Gandhi
beach pea
Lathyrus: from the Greek lathyros, an old name for "pea"
japonicus: of Japan
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Status: Native
Plant: trailing perennial, to 3' tall forb
Flower: red, 5-parted, 1" long; blooms June-Aug.
Habitat: shores, beaches, inland sands; in sandy soil
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Lathyrus japonicus Willd. subsp. maritimus (L.) P.W.Ball
Lathyrus japonicus Willd. var. glaber (Ser.) Fernald
Lathyrus japonicus Willd. var. glaber (Ser.) Fernald f. spectabilis Fassett
Lathyrus maritimus (L.) Bigelow
Lathyrus maritimus (L.) Bigelow var. glaber (Ser.) Eames
Pisum maritimum L.
Pisum maritimum L. var. glabrum Ser.

         
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