Scotch broom

(Cytisus scoparius)

 

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  • 7' tall by 3 1/2' wide.
  • Blooms late spring to early summer.
  • Flowers 1" & pea-like.
  • Trifoliate leaves dark green above; paler & fuzzy below; alternate & pinately compound; 1/2 - 1" wide.
  • Grooved stems up to 2" wide.
  • Flat seedpods with small black seeds.