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Trefoil

Lotus creticus

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

Trefoil Overview

This perennial species has erect stems and grows up to 30-60cm long. Racemes are 3-6 flowered, on thick peduncles.

Common problems with Trefoil

How to propagate Trefoil

Cuttings

You can propagate by softwood cuttings from early to mid-summer.

Seed

Seed in autumn or spring.

Other uses of Trefoil

Grown for flowers and foliage. Rock gardens, dry sites, tolerant of coastal conditions.