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Anthyllis vulneraria var. coccinea

Also called Red Kidney Vetch


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More About Anthyllis vulneraria var. coccinea

  • Easy to grow, rock garden plant
  • Low trailing, gray-green foliage
  • Unique flowers in orange and red shades
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to midsummer

Zone:

4

Height:

15-20 cm

Spread:

30-50 cm

Colour:

Red
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Red Lady's-fingers Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to dry, well-drained soil. It is considered a short-lived perennial. Self-seeds, but not considered invasive. 


Anthyllis vulneraria var. coccinea Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Rock garden
Rock garden
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Trailing

Foliage Color

Gray
Green

Landscape uses

Rooftop (extensive)
Border/edging