Nerved Vetchling

Lathyrus pseudocicera

Common name: Nerved Vetchling
Hebrew name: טופח אדום
Latin Name: Lathyrus pseudocicera
Habitat: Heavy Soils
Height:  15 cm
Distribution: Upper Jordan valley, Samarian desert, Judean mountains, Judean desert and Dead Sea valley, Shefela, Northern Negev, Valley,
Flowering: January – March
Family: Fabaceae
Type: Red Flowers
Protected: Yes
Notes: Desert flower – grows in the Negev