Lathyrus

Lathyrus is a genus of around 160 species in the family, Fabaceae, native to Europe, Asia, E-Africa and America. The genus includes both species grown for food and garden plants.

Lathyrus vernus 'Rainbow'
Lathyrus vernus 'Rainbow'

Spring Pea

A variety of spring pea with flowers in a mixture of colours, reddish purple, white or pink.

Lathyrus vernus
Lathyrus vernus

Spring Pea

Spring pea is a medium sized, spring-flowering perennial with reddish purple flowers.

Lathyrus vernus ssp. flaccidus
Lathyrus vernus ssp. flaccidus

Spring Pea

A variety of spring pea with longer, narrower leaves than the species and blue-purple flowers.