This plant has no fragrance
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Spiny rest harrow Overview
Ononis spinosa is a bushy perennial plant from the Fabaceae family. Commonly known by the names Spiny Restharrow or Restharrow. Spiny Restharrow produces pretty pea-like, pink and white flowers in the summer, typically growing to around 45cm tall. It spreads through underground rhizomes. Ononis spinosa produces hairy foliage with hard spines and oval-shaped leaves with toothed margins. Many species in this genus are also known by the common name Restharrows, some are considered weeds. They are found growing naturally across Europe.
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Special features of Spiny rest harrow
Attracts useful insects
Other uses of Spiny rest harrow
Grown for their pea-like flowers. It is good for rock gardens, walls and banks.