Lathyrus chloranthus

 

Introduction

An annual climbing species, which is of value in the garden on account of its unusual greenish yellow flowers.

Summary

Lathyrus chloranthus flower

Cultivation

Lathyrus chloranthus is an easily grown annual for a sunny position. Seed germinates erratically, but this can be overcome by soaking in warm water. Flowering from midsummer onwards. Seed is available from Owl's Acre Sweet Peas.

Legume & Seeds

Lathyrus chloranthus, legume and seed

Hybrids

Lathyrus chloranthus can be crossed with L. chrysanthus to give a sterile hybrid.