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Goat's Rue 'Alba'

Galega officinalis 'Alba'

Also known as

White Goat's Rue

Photo by AlanGardenMaster (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1m

1m

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Goat's Rue 'Alba'

A close up of some white flowers on a Galega officinalis 'Alba' plant in a garden
A photo of Goat's Rue 'Alba'

Goat's Rue 'Alba' Overview

Galega officinalis 'Alba' is a bushy perennial from the Fabaceae family. It forms attractive clumps with divided leaves. Commonly known by the names Goat's Rue 'Alba' and White Goat's Rue. Flowers are pea-like and coloured white, measuring around 2cm in diameter. These appear from summer to autumn.

Common problems with Goat's Rue 'Alba'

How to propagate Goat's Rue 'Alba'

Division

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Special features of Goat's Rue 'Alba'

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Goat's Rue 'Alba'

Found on damp waste ground.