Vicia americana (American Vetch)
Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
     
The compound leaves of Vicia americana have narrow leaflets and a tendril at the tip. Vines are sprawling or climbing. Flowers are in loose racemes with 4 to 8 blooms.

Vegetation zone:  Plains, Foothills, Montane
Time of bloom:  May - August
Origin:  Native
Eastern Colorado Wildflowers