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Its name is derived from gale (milk) and ega (to bring on), once used in livestock to increase milk yield. Beautiful clusters of white flowers throughout the summer.

Type: Hardy Perennial

Height: 1.5m 

Spread: 80m 

Soil type: Prefers a deep soil to allow it to root down so that it is not so easliy blown over in strong winds.

Aspect: Sun/light shade 

Flower colour: White 

Flowering time: Summer

Galega officinalis Goat's Rue

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