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A picture of a Devil-Bean


Crotalaria retusa

Crotalaria retusa 03 by Vinayaraj (CC BY-SA 3.0)


More images of Devil-Bean

A close up of some yellow Crotalaria retusa flowers
A Crotalaria retusa plant with yellow flowers growing in the wild

Devil-Bean Overview

Crotalaria retusa

How to propagate Devil-Bean



Cortalaria seeds possess a hard outer coating, impervious to water. To germinate, they require boiling water treatment or scarification. Seed is best sown in spring or autumn. Optimal temperature for germination is between 18-22°C.

Special features of Devil-Bean

Attractive flowers