Lathyrus cicera, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Taxonomic Notes: Lathyrus cicera L. belongs to Lathyrus section and is a secondary wild relative of L. sativus L., the cultivated grass pea (Yunus and Jackson. Reference for: Lathyrus cicera. Source: The PLANTS Database, database ( version ). Acquired: Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA.

Author: Gardanris Mulrajas
Country: Central African Republic
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 9 August 2010
Pages: 52
PDF File Size: 8.95 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.74 Mb
ISBN: 115-7-77234-291-7
Downloads: 3245
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mezilar

Published date of profile: Our new goal isspecies by Some of this nitrogen is utilized by the growing plant but some can also be used by other plants growing nearby[]. It cannot grow in the shade.

Buy images found in this large collection of Maltese flora. Ciecra Seeds and Docs. Section of this page where you found an error select one. A taxon is Vulnerable VU when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Vulnerable, and it is therefore considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild. GPS co-ordinates are also welcomed! Please note that all images are copyright of the author. Buying images for your projects will support this website.

If you have important information about this plant that may help other users please add a comment or link below. Habitats Fields and cultivated places[89].

Corrections for mistakes and errors in this plant profile. This is one pea species known to cause lathyrism ; nevertheless, as cicerchia it figured among the comestibles enjoyed by the fortunate Milanese, listed at length by Bonvesin de la Riva in his “Marvels of Milan” The seed of some species in this genus contain a toxic amino acid that can cause a severe disease of the nervous system known as ‘lathyrism’ if they are eaten in large amounts although small quantities are said to be nutritious [65, 76].


They also bear branched, curling tendrils. Prices reasonable and rated differently according size and resolution. Please view the copyright link for more information. It is native to Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East, and it is known from other places as an introduced species. Some information cannot cicear used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. Please enter your e-mail address and password below.

You can unsubscribe at anytime. Try to be as concise as possible. To laghyrus images please take not of the image code specific for every image found beneath each individual photo since this is required when filling the online ordering form. This page was last edited on 21 Marchat In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

A taxon is Extinct EX when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died. Only applies for rare plants.

This species has a symbiotic relationship with certain soil bacteria, these bacteria form nodules on the roots and fix atmospheric nitrogen. Lathyrus cicera Scientific classification Kingdom: Retrieved 23 January To save searches and access a historical view of information you have downloaded you are required to register for an account.

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Species categorized as Vulnerable Lathjrus. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box. This is only achievable with support from people like you. It divides species into nine categories: This will help to cover some expenses needed to maintain the website and its further development.


News from IUCN

Submit further info on this species. For these reasons you are kindly requested to first fill and submit a quotation form by which you will get confirmation of the purchase, availability and charges. A taxon is Critically Endangered CR when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Critically Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild.

Eastern Gorilla Critically Endangered, A4bcd ver 3. Use this form to submit larhyrus information lathhrus this species or report mistakes in this webpage. All plant pages have their own unique code. Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. An easily grown plant, succeeding in any moderately good latnyrus soil but preferring a position in full sun[].

Basionym or principal synonyms: Seedpods – they must be well cooked[2, 61, ]. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.

No Main Synonyms Full list of synonyms: This QR Code is unique to this page. Retrieved from ” https: When removing plant remains at the end of the growing season, it is best to only remove the aerial parts of the plant, leaving the roots in the ground to decay and release their nitrogen. Species categorized as Extinct EX. This is an incredible achievement.