Cytisus x spachianus /Sweet Broom

Cytisus x spachianus   / Cytisus x spachianus
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Scientific Name: Cytisus x spachianus
Common Name: Sweet Broom
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: Has sweet-pea like yellow flowers in late spring which are fragrant. This fast growing, mound forming shrub will grow in poor soil and is drought tolerant. Plant grows to moderate size which makes it a valuable plant for garden design. Arching stems arise from a tight crown.