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Warminster broom

Cytisus praecox 'Allgold'

Also known as

Broom

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

1.5m

80cm

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Warminster broom Overview

This species will bear bright yellow flowers which resemble those of the sweet pea and are borne on arching graceful canes which are dark green. They are fast-growing shrubs which make an exceptional hedge or border. Grow in average soil with full sun.

Common problems with Warminster broom

How to propagate Warminster broom

Cuttings

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

Seed

Seeds in the summer.

Special features of Warminster broom

Hedge plant

Other uses of Warminster broom

Border, hedging, ornamental. Spring interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.