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Hippocrepis  emerus (L.) Lassen  trib. Loteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Hippocrepis  emerus (L.) Lassen  trib. Loteae
SynonymsCoronilla emerus L. (basionym)
Territory Northern AfricaCaucasusWestern Asia
thickets
Description deciduous, leaves pinnate, leaflets obovate, glaucous, 1-2cm long, flowers axillary, of 1-3, 15-20mm long, in clusters, pod 5-11cm long
Size50-100cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, dark, moist, germ. 1 month, 18-21C
basal cuttings in late spring and late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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