A picture of a Broom

Broom

Cytisus 'Porlock'

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Broom Overview

A vigorous, arching semi-evergreen shrub with upright shoots and 3-palmate leaves. Terminal racemes of very fragrant, clear yellow flowers, are produced in spring and rarely in mild weather in winter.

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.