There are no edible uses listed for Coronilla scorpioides.
A blue dye like indigo can be obtained by fermentation of the leaves
The twigs and leaves have a similar action to the common broom, Cytisus scoparia
. They are collected as the plant comes into flower and can be stored for later use. They are diuretic, cardiac, cathartic and laxative
Seed - sow early spring in a greenhouse. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out in late spring.
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Requires a light well-drained soil in full sun
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Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Coronilla scorpioides.
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? 1.01.11.21.31.4 Grieve. A Modern Herbal. Penguin ISBN 0-14-046-440-9 (1984-00-00)
? 2.02.1 Huxley. A. The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. 1992. MacMillan Press ISBN 0-333-47494-5 (1992-00-00)
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