My Colby-Sawyer Experience

“I'd like to see GreenROUTES be a resource for those of us interested in exploring new ways of living sustainably.”
Senior Staff Assistant Sue Maurer

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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