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botanical name:
Genista sagittalis
Genista sagittalis © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Chamaespartium sagittale
family:  Papilionaceae
characteristics: shrub, ground-cover
height: 0.15m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
description:
Low growing carpeting shrub, deciduous but appearing evergreen due to the upright, broadly winged, green stems. Small, sparse, lance-shaped, mid-green leaves. Dense spike-like racemes of deep yellow flowers in early summer.

cultivation:
Very well drained, moderately fertile or poor soil in full sun.

propagation:
From seed or semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

usage:
Rock or gravel garden.

other notes:
From central and Southern Europe
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