Sainfoin - Onobrychis viciifolia
Flowers pink with purple veins 10 to 14 mm in long stalked axillary racemes. Leaves pinnate with 6 to 14 pairs of oblong leaflets.
Grassland, short turf, bare ground.
May to August.
Local in the south of England and in Wales, quite rare elsewhere.
Rare in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 2 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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