A picture of a Cytisus racemosus

Cytisus racemosus

Cytisus racemosus

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

6m

Max

3m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Cytisus racemosus Overview

This species is an evergreen shrub that will grow to about 3-6m, The leaves are trifoliolate with obovate, rounded dark green leaflets. The flowers are yellow.

Common problems with Cytisus racemosus

How to propagate Cytisus racemosus

Cuttings

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

Seed

Seeds in the summer.

Other uses of Cytisus racemosus

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