SPARTIUM

Commonly known as Broom

Closely related to the other brooms, Genista and Cytisus and has become invasive in Mediterranean climates where it has been introduced.

Genus of a single species of deciduous shrub occurring in dry places, open woodland and on roadsides mainly in the Mediterranean region including Portugal.

It has the ability to photosynthesise through its green shoots so does not require abundant foliage. Seeds are scattered when the pods explode.

  • Deciduous
  • Tall Shrub
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for the fragrant pea-loke flowers on rich dark-green stems.
    Place of origin
    Mediterranean
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    People & pets

Buy Varieties of SPARTIUM

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SPARTIUM junceum

SPARTIUM junceum

Spanish broom, Weaver's broom

bright yellow flowers

 
individually £14.50 each , 3+ £12.00 each 
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Available again from March 2024 - New stock in early spring.

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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