Lathyrus chloranthus



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


Lathyrus chloranthus flower


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


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