Onobrychis viciifolia

Onobrychis viciifolia

Family: Pea (Fabaceae)
Photo taken on: July 2, 2008
Location: Almont, CO
Life Zones: Foothills to montane
Habitat: Roadsides

Grows over 2ft with leaves divided into pairs of red-dotted leaflets. The showy flower spike resembles a lupine. It has been introduced for roadside stabilization and cultivated for fodder.

Pink Long Clusters