How to grow Hippocrepis emerus

Hippocrepis emerus growing shrub fabaceae of the genus Hippocrepis also known as Scorpion senna or Coronilla emerus, Hippocrepis emerus perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant and ground fixing nitrogen, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 6-10

Leaves color green in oval shape.

Hippocrepis emerus flower

Flower color yellow in pea shape.

Hippocrepis emerus for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Hippocrepis emerus growing and care:

Well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant:
0.5-1.5m, 20-60 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Pea shape flower in yellow color

Scientific name:

Hippocrepis emerus

Blooming Seasons

Flower Colors


Ornamental parts

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