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CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca Citrina

Coronilla valentina subsp. glauca ‘Citrina’ is a small evergreen shrub that is almost perpetually in bloom. It has very sweetly scented pale yellow flowers. Ht 60cm. Sp 40cm. Full Sun. Well drained soil. Shelter in severe winters.

The individual flowers are almost bitone, the lower lips soft lemon and the upper are buttery yellow. It is quite divine. It has many charming qualities, evergreen pinnate foliage, small non invasive stature, incredibly long flowering period and most of all the best sweet scented blossom. Flowers here throughout the year. – prolifically in autumn and winter and early spring – less profusely from late spring through to late summer.


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Plant Details: CORONILLA valentina subsp glauca Citrina


Variety: Citrina

Common name: Crown vetch

Family: Leguminosae

Origin: Mediterranean

Flower colour: Yellow

Flower month: Jan, Feb, Mar, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Flower scent: Sweetly

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy, Half Hardy

Soil type: Well drained soil

Aspect: Sun

Evergreen: Evergreen

Height: 60

Spread: 40

Flower type: Single

Flower attribute: Elegant

Leaf colour: Green

Winter grow conditions: Cold frame

Container Compost: Well drained

Web rating: Woottens Plants Rating 10/10

Pot Size: 1.3 litre

Species: valentina subsp glauca

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