A picture of a Broom

Broom

Cytisus 'Golden Sunlight'

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Broom Overview

This is a rounded deciduous shrub producing slender, arching branches and 3-palmate leaves. Abundant pale gold flowers are borne in axillary racemes in late spring and early summer.

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

Grown for their abundant, pea-like flowers. These are very attractive to bees. Summer interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.