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Vetch

Coronilla spp.

Also known as

Senna, Crown vetch

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Vetch Overview

The genus Coronilla consists of around 10 annual, herbaceous perennial, evergreen and deciduous shrubs from Europe and North Africa. This genus lies in the Fabaceae (Fabaceae) family of legumes, peas and beans. Flowers are pea-shaped, scented and usually yellow, with some pink species. This genus has been cultivated as ornamental plants.

How to propagate Vetch

Cuttings

You can propagate by softwood cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Vetch

Grown for their foliage and flowers.