In spring the traveller crosses a sea of grass above which the flowers of the paeony, aconite, Orobus, Carallic, Saussurea and the like wave 4 or 5 ft.
Bitter Vetch (Orobus) - Often pretty plants of the Pea order, flowering usually in spring.
Orobus Aurantius - A handsome plant, 18 to 24 inches high, with orange-yellow flowers in early summer.
Orobus Lathyroides - A lovely border plant, 18 to 24 inches high; its bright blue flowers borne in dense racemes; increased freely by seeds, and thrives in ordinary soil.
Spring Bitter Vetch (Orobus Vernus) - One of the most charming of border flowers.
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