Geographical origins: Mediteranean Area.
Adult dimensions: Height up to 4 m in its natural habitat, 2 m, when cultivated.
Foliage: Evergreen, silvery glints.
Type of soil: Any, well drained, likes chalky soils.
Hardiness: Hardy to -7°C. Tolerate sea spray.
Site: Full sun.
Characteristics and uses: The Moon Trefoil will suit perfectly sea-front gardens, with their dry soil and rockeries. It blossoms from the end of winter, and carries on until the beginning of summer. Bees love its yellow flowers as they produce a lot of nectar.