Yellow flowers, 4-10 in each raceme. Black seed-pods, flattened.
Pair of bluish-green leaflets, linear-lanceolate, acute. Branched or unbranched tendrils. Slightly downy. Climbing or straggling stems, not winged. To 120cm.
Abundant. Rough grassland, ditches, roadsides, hedges.
Similar: Yellow Vetchling, L. aphaca. Triangular stipules instead of leaflets. Solitary flowers. Pre 1970 records NE Ireland.