Herb: One-Flower Vetch
Latin name: Vicia articulata
Synonyms: Vicia monanthos
Edible parts of One-Flower Vetch:Seed - cooked. They can be used like lentils.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Pine woods, rocky limestone slopes, macchie and meadows, 50 - 800 metres in Turkey.
Other uses of One-Flower Vetch:Can be grown as a green manure crop.
Propagation of the herb:Pre-soak the seed for 24 hours in warm water and then sow in situ in the spring. An autumn sowing in situ might also succeed.
Cultivation of One-Flower Vetch:Pine woods, rocky limestone slopes, macchie and meadows, 50 - 800 metres in Turkey.
Medicinal use of the herb:None known
Known hazards of Vicia articulata:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.