B and T World Seeds' reference number:
Type of plant - annual
Flower: PURPLE-RED, to 19mm.
Fruit: 7cm. legume, 4 winged, pick young (at 4-6cm.)..( ~ 50 days)
Foliage: 3 lfts. obov. 2.5cm. (germin. 2-4 weeks)...~ moist soil
Height in meters: 0.5
Common names for Lotus tetragonolobus:
is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1: Stock list
34: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List
53: Bedding Plant Seed List
78: South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants
83: Vegetable Seed List
90: Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants
185: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
952: Wholesale Selection
Lotus tetragonolobus 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 15°C.
Transplant into 8cm pots.