Crown Vetch (Coronilla varia) is an extremely fast and aggressive plant, Crown vetch produces a quick ground cover for erosion control with white to pink flowers.
This legume should be planted for erosion control in certain hard-to-reach areas such as steep, dry, rocky slopes and low-fertility soils. It is best not to grow it in places where there are other plants established as it will crowd them out.
Season: Perennial USDA Zones: 4 - 10 Height: 20 inches Width: 20 inches Bloom Season: Summer through frost Bloom Color: Pink Growth Rate: Aggressive Environment: Full sun to partial shade Deer Resistant: No Latin Name: Coronilla varia
Temperature: 68F Average Germ Time: 21 - 35 days Light Required: No Depth: 1/4 inch Soil Type: Well-drained soil with pH 5.5 or greater Sowing Rate: 1 lb per 1,000 square feet