Hollandia Warminster Broom
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - FastMature Height - 4-6' possibly to 10'Mature Width - 4-6' up to 10'Longevity - Very short lived.
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Sulfur yellow in May with an unpleasant odor.Fruit - 1.5-2" long pod, not ornamental.Leaf - Fall Color - No impressive color.Bark - Angled stems of grass green color.Other Features - The Brooms literally light up a landscape. They are effective in mass and, like Forsythia can be blinding when used in this manner. Not popular is the U.S. but appear everywhere in Europe.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Supposedly does not transplant well, prefers sandy soil but good in infertile soils in full sun to partial shade.Native Habitat - England 1867, Zones 5-8Diseases and Insects - Leaf spot and blight can kill this plant.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Broom.- Other plants of the family Fabaceae.- Other plants of the genus Cytisus.- Other plants of the species Cytisus x praecox.