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Moon Trefoil

Medicago arborea

Also known as

Tree Medick, Shrub Medick, Alfalfa Arbórea, Tree Medic

Full Sun
Light watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

2m

1.5m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Moon Trefoil Overview

A dense, bushy evergreen shrub with dark green, obovate leaves and pea-shaped flowers in summer; will need occasional watering in summer-time.

How to propagate Moon Trefoil

Cuttings

Propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Other uses of Moon Trefoil

Grown for their flowers. Is good in mild, coastal areas as it is very wind-resistant.