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botanical name:
Genista hispanica
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common name:  Spanish gorse
family:  Papilionaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 0.80m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Deciduous, very spiny bush. Sparse leaves but densely covered by clusters of golden yellow flowers in late spring and early summer.

Light, poor to moderately fertile, well drained soil in full sun.
Prune if required, by removing dead or unwanted branches in late winter/early spring.

other notes:
From South West Europe.
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