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GENISTA hispanica

Commonly known as Spanish gorse

Forms compact, spiny mound, yellow, scented flowers

  • Deciduous
  • Yellow
  • Height - 75cm (30in)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - dense, mound-forming, shrub. Flowers in racemes 2.5cm (1in) across of 2-12 flowers 1cm (½in) long
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - aphids.
  • Place of origin - southwestern Europe.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept
  • Rockery (inc alpine)
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions - Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
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75cm (30in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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