Anthyllis vulneraria var. rubra
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Kidney vetch Overview
This kidney vetch has deep orange-red flowers held in round heads, with grey woolly sepals. The leaves are imparipinnate (meaning they have a single leaflet at the top of the leaf) and silver-grey in colour, with silky hairs on the reverse.
How to propagate Kidney vetch
Propagate by softwood cuttings in summer.
Seed in autumn.
Other uses of Kidney vetch
Wildflower/meadow. Suitable for coastal conditions. Also ideal for ground cover.