Kidney vetch

kidney vetch
Anthyllis vulneraria
Height : 60cm
Flowering period : June-September

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

Price for : 9cm pot = £2.95 : BUY

Price for : 5 plug plants = £4.95 : Sold Out

The Kidney vetch has small clusters of pale yellow flowers. Sometimes the flowers may also be red or orange! It is a legume, so the flowers are pea-like and the plant forms low growing clumps. In the wild, the Kidney vetch can be found on roadsides, coastal areas and grassland. However in the garden, it is ideal in a bee and butterfly border or rockery preferring a light, well-drained soil.
Other features:
It has been used as a medicinal plant, and the latin name vulneraria means wound healer.
Wildlife attracted:
It is the food plant of the small blue butterfly larvae and the flowers also attract bees for nectar

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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.