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Coronilla juncea

Coronilla à allure de jonc
Rush-like Scorpion Vetch

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Plant family

Area

Provence Verte

Flower colour

yellow

Flower size

12 mm

Flowering months

March,

April,

May,

June

Leaf type

Pinnate

Height

50-100 cm

Description

The branches are green, straight, bare with few leaves, rush-like. The leaves drop early. Grows in dry, open habitats.

It is a nutritive fodder for sheep and goats.

Flowers

The pea flowers are very much like Scorpion Vetch, in the shape of a crown on longish stalks.

Leaves

Pinnate row of leaflets on either side of the stem. 2-3 pairs of oval to rounded leaflets on either side of the stem glaucous, fleshy.

Fruits Seeds

Pod: segmented, in hanging clusters, 2-5 cm long.

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