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Goat's Rue

Galega orientalis

Galega orientalis by Екатерина Кропочева (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

65cm

90cm

Min

40cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Goat's Rue Overview

This is a bushy spreading perennial it will produce spikes of small flowers. The leaves are soft pinnate with large leaflets. The upright spikes of violet-blue pea-shaped flowers are carried for many weeks in the late spring. It will grow to about 1.2m high and 60cm wide.

How to propagate Goat's Rue

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Division

Division in winter.