Securigera varia (Crown Vetch) is a species of perennial herb in the family Fabaceae. They are climbers. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Iraq, Iran, Ukraine, Turkey, Estonia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Germany, Czech Republic, Lebanon, Spain, Poland, France, Armenia, Italy, Greece, Albania, Moldova, Turkmenistan, Syria, Belarus, Georgia, Romania, Yugoslavia, Eastern North America, Austria, Switzerland, Lithuania, Latvia, Hungary, Northern Africa, and Bulgaria. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Thymelicus lineola, Zygaena rubicundus, Vanessa atalanta, and Phyciodes tharos. Individuals can grow to 157.2 cm.
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