Information for Lotus scoparius

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 25104
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:6
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: YELLOW to RED, 2-7 in infl.
Foliage: 3-6 lfts., 6-15mm. long
Height in meters: 2

Synonyms (alternative names) for Lotus scoparius: Syrmatium glabrum, 

Common names for Lotus scoparius: California Broom,  Deer Clover,  Deer Weed,  Deerweed,  Wild Broom, 

Lotus scoparius is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
61:   Economic Fodder Plant Seed List
76:   Californian Native Plant Seed List
77:   Central European Native and Introduced Plants
87:   Natives of Central U.S.A.
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
389:  Fabaceae
711:  Leguminosae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals

Germination guide
Lotus scoparius seeds will usually germinate in 14-30 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Sow seeds about 1mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15C.

Transplant into 8cm pots.

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