A picture of a Vicia orobus

Vicia orobus

Vicia orobus

Moderate watering

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Flowering

Vicia orobus Overview

This species grows as a wild flower in Britain & Northern Europe. A medium erect perennial with unwinged slightly downy stems and leaves ending in a minute point rather than a tendril. The flowers are pink-white in mid summer and yellowish brown pods follow. Found in scrub and amoungst rocks.

How to propagate Vicia orobus

Seed

Propagate from seeds.

Division

Perennial species by division in the autumn.

Other uses of Vicia orobus

Attracts butterflies