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Oxytropis sericea

Silky Locoweed / Early Yellow Oxytropis

Garden(s):

LoH2O

Type:

Native Perennial

Height:

8-30 cm (3-12 in)

Spread:

15-30 cm (6-12 in)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Low

Zone:

2

Bloom Time:

May, June, July

Bloom Colour:

Yellow

Foliage Colour:

Green, Gray

Soil:

Average, Gravelly, Rocky

Notes:

A native legume. Nice full form, compact size and showy, long bloom time. Plant in groups with other Locoweeds.