Hedysarum L.

Common Name: Sweet Vetch

Family: Leguminosae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 2: 745. 1753.

Other: Nom. cons. (proposed 1998, entered in code 2006). Type: H. alpinum L. Greek name is 'hedysaron' from 'hedys' = sweet - presumably referring to the fragrance.

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