Scorpion Senna Hippocrepis emerus - Coronilla emerus

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Botanical Name:

Hippocrepis emerus

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Hippocrepis

Species:

emerus

Common Name:

Scorpion Senna

Seeds Per Pound:
71,732
Quantity:
0.21 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
77
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
5-6 feet
Collection Locale:
Italy
Crop Year:
2014
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
7

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  • Hippocrepis emerus subsp. emerus

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Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in cold water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, lightly mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* Hippocrepis emerus or the scorpion senna is a species of perennial plant belonging to the genus Hippocrepis in the Fabaceae family.
* Hippocrepis emerus reaches on average 50–150 centimetres (20–59 in) of height, with a maximum of 200 centimetres (79 in). The plant has a lignified stem with green branches bearing five to nine leaflets.
* This plant occurs in northeastern Spain and in central Mediterranean countries up to northern Europe and to Asia Minor and Tunisia.
* These shrubs are usually found in wooded and bushy areas, on sunny, warm and dry slopes and around forest edges. They can be found at an altitude of 0–1,850 metres (0–6,070 ft). more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov