Spartium junceum L.
Leguminosae
Spartium junceum(17172 bytes)
A strong - growing shrub with erect, green stems up to 3 m high. The leaves are small. The large ( 2.5 cm long), yellow, fragrant flowers are born in loose, terminal racemes. A wonderful shrub when flowering. The shrub has to cut to keep him compact. Well propagate by seed.

Home: Mediterranean region

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Cultivated: Germany, France

Author: Ulrich Herzog

Ethnobotanical aspects of Spartium junceum by Plants for a future database

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