Vetch, Hairy

Hairy Vetch
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Slender, cool season, drought tolerant, twining annual or short-lived perennial, adapted to most well drained soils including soils with low fertility. Not adapted to poorly drained sites. Highly palatable and nutritious and a good source for soil nitrogen when plowed under. Excellent choice for green manure crop, cover or pasture.