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ARGYROCYTISUS battandieri

Commonly known as Moroccan broom, Pineapple broom



Grey silken leaves and clusters of bright yellow pineapple-scented flowers. Best on a wall
£19.50 each

Specimen £50.00 each
Delivery Information
Available autumn 2019
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10 to 15 Litre

  • Deciduous - silvery-grey leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Evergreen
  • Yellow
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub - vigorous, upright tree-like shrub, spreading with age. Flowers, 1.5-2cm (½-¾in) long, in dense, upright, terminal racemes to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - attractive to bees and other insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - gall mites, slugs if growing against a wall.
  • Place of origin - Morocco
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Is Scented Plant - Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
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Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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