My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“Your work... is to resist the easy answer, to seek out the truth... just as the author's work is to face the blank page with faith and optimism.”
Humanities Instructor David Elliott

175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.

Vicia americana
Leguminosae

Height: Climbs up to 4'.

Leaves: 1 1/2" long and green. They are bipinnatley compounded with 8 to 12 elliptical leaves.

Flowers/Fruit: In bloom May to September. The flowers are light blue and 1 1/4" long. They are loosely clustered in 4 to 9 pairs. The flower produces a seed pod.

Form/Habitat: 5,000' to 10,000. Found in clearings of ponderosa and mixed pine forests.


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