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Purple Milk-Vetch

Purple Milk-Vetch Astragalus danicus

It is a low-growing, hairy herb. Purple milk-vetch's flowers are gathered densely and compactly, once these have died back swollen pea-like seed pods take their place. Image: Natural England / Peter Wakely (Flickr).

Find out more: iNaturalist, PlantlifeOnline Atlas of the British and Irish Flora