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Coronilla varia

Also called Hive-vine, Axseed, Axwort,


More About Coronilla varia

  • AKA Securigera varia
  • Perennial herb with sprawling stems along the ground, that may reach up to 2 meters
  • Pink or pinkish-white, flower clusters
  • Provides an attractive, ground cover for areas that are impossible to mow or maintain
  • Spreads quickly and often used as an erosion control on slopes
  • Bloom Time: Early summer to fall

Zone:

3

Height:

30-60 cm

Spread:

60-150 cm

Colour:

Pink
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Crown Vetch Growing and Maintenance Tips

Tolerates a wide range of soil and moisture levels. Not suitable to plant in combination with other small plants due to its aggressive nature. May be difficult to eradicate once established. Use with Caution.


Coronilla varia Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Trailing

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Roadside planting