Birdsfoot trefoil

birdsfoot trefoil
Lotus corniculatus
Perennial
Yellow
Sun
Height : 35cm
Flowering period : May - September

This is a good source of nectar :
This is good for butterfly caterpillar food :

Price for : 9cm pot = £2.80 : Sold Out

Price for : 5 plug plants = £4.50 : BUY

Birdsfoot trefoil is a very important plant in the meadow, for nectar and for caterpillar food. It is low growing with beautiful yellow flowers. The flowers  then change to orange as they mature . It is very adaptable and will grow in a range of soil types.
Other features:
The flower buds are tinged red from late spring to early autumn.
Wildlife:
Butterflies that rely on Birdsfoot trefoil are the Dingy skipper, Wood white, Clouded yellow, Green hairstreak and Common blue.

Birdsfoot trefoil may also be included in our meadow plug plant collections.

 

 


We endeavour to deliver your order to you within 7 working days of your order being placed; if there is a delay we will let you know.

Our courier will update you by text / email once the order is on its way to help you track your order; once shipped you will usually receive your order within 24 hours.
For further information please check out our delivery details and terms.
Some plants are only available at certain times of year. For any queries regarding stock availability please do contact us and we will be happy to advise.