Common Vetch is a deep rooting legume that is great for a cover crop. It fixes nitrogen in the soil. It doesn’t provide as much bio-mass as the other Vetches. Can be grazed by livestock and wildlife. It is considered an annual but will reseed itself. It’s seed pod is not as hard as other vetches. Does well in full or partial sun. Tolerates a variety of soil types.
Tags: Common Vetch, Vetch