A picture of a Broom

Broom

Cytisus battandieri 'Yellow Tail'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

5.5m

3.5m

Min

4m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Broom Overview

A climbing deciduous shrub from Morocco. Bears silvery grey leaves.

Common problems with Broom

How to propagate Broom

Cuttings

You can propagate the species by basal cuttings in the summer.

Seed

Seeds in the summer.

Other uses of Broom

Banks, hedging, specimen. Summer interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.