yellow, pea-like flowers, each with a darker standard, appear from June to July above dense clumps of mid-green leaves. This popular cottage garden perennial is perfect for the middle of a sunny border. To encourage a second flush of flowers in September and prevent the plant from looking scruffy, deadhead after the first flowers have faded..
HEIGHT 1m (3ft 3in)
SPACING 60cm (24in)
Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: moderately fertile, well-drained, slightly acid, sandy soil
Rate of growth: average
Flowering period: June to Jul