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CYTISUS 'Porlock'

Broom

(Genista 'Porlock') - scented yellow flowers, strong vigorous grower

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CYTISUS 'Porlock'

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£13.50 each 3+£10.00 each
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  • Good to know - syn. Genista 'Porlock'. Sometimes blooms in mild winters. Attractive to bees and other insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - gall mites, slugs if growing against a wall.
  • Place of Origin - garden origin.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Height and Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - 3-palmate leaves, 1-2cm (½-¾in) long.
  • Tall Shrub - vigorous, arching shrub with upright shoots. Produces flowers, 2cm (¾in) long in terminal racemes.
  • Full Sun - shelter from cold, drying winds
  • Scented flowers - very fragrant.
  • medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
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