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Galega officinalis (Goat's Rue)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Upright Taller-Growing Clump
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Lilac Flowers (Summer late), Medium green Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Galega officinalis:

  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Weaknesses of Galega officinalis

  • Invasive top growth
  • Will not tolerate exposed, cold or hot and sunny locations
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View all the plants listed in Genus Galega

View other ground cover plants with lilac flowers, or ground cover plants with medium green foliage

Common Missspellings: Gallega, Galeger, Galleger

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