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Mountain Kidney Vetch

Anthyllis montana

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

60cm

15cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Species: Anthyllis montana jacquiniiFamily: Fabaceae
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Mountain Kidney Vetch Overview

This is a woody-based perennial with a clumping form. The silver-green leaves are pinnate, in double pairs along the stem. In late spring the plant will produce profuse clover-like, white-pink flowers. Also known as Vulneraria montana.

How to propagate Mountain Kidney Vetch

Cuttings

Propagate by softwood cuttings in summer.

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Special features of Mountain Kidney Vetch

Ground cover

Other uses of Mountain Kidney Vetch

Rock garden, alpine house.