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Pea-like flowers in a crown-like cluster (hence the name) on short stalks. A period of winter sunshine brings out the sweet scent.

Genus of about 20 species of annuals, herbaceous perennials, and evergreen and deciduous shrubs from Europe and northern Africa. They occur in habitats ranging from meadows to scrub, woodland and woodland margins and cliffs.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - and deciduous shrubs and herbaceous annuals and perennials. Grown for their alternate, pinnate leaves and often aromatic pea-like flowers.
  • Full sun - shelter from cold drying winds
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none
  • Place of origin - Europe, northern Africa.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil -
Coronilla - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of CORONILLA


CORONILLA emerus  >

Commonly known as: Scorpion senna.
(Hippocrepis emerus) - yellow 'pea' flowers on glabrous stems
Multibuy Any 3+ for £12.00 each
£14.50 each

CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca   AWARD

CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca  >

Golden yellow scented 'pea' flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ for £12.00 each
£14.50 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca 'Citrina'  AWARD

CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca 'Citrina'  >

Palest creamy yellow form with grey-green foliage
Multibuy Any 3+ for £12.00 each
£14.50 each

CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca 'Variegata'

CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca 'Variegata'  >

Distinct cream variegated foliage with bright yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ for £12.00 each
£14.50 each

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