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Dorycnium hirsutum

Hairy canary clover

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Features

  • BloomsJuly to October
  • Growth HabitLow spreading
  • Flower ColourPink white

Description

Dorycnium hirsutum (Hairy canary clover). A spreading, perennial shrub with obovate, grey green leaves and creamy pink flower umbels.

Characteristics

Perennial, Shrub

Origin

Mediterranean and S.Portugal

Interest and use

Grown for their foliage, flowers and fruits.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • WaterDry

Propagation

Softwood cuttings in summer or by seed in autumn.

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