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Genista  pilosa L.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Genista  pilosa L.  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsGenista pilosa ssp. jordanii (Rouy) Braun-Blanq.
 Genista repens Lam.
 Spartium pilosum (L.) Roth
Territory
sands and heaths
Description branchlets appresed hirsute, leaves obovate-oblong, obtuse, adaxially glabrous, abaxially sericeous, flowers solitary, long pedicellate, producing long, secund raceme
Size10-150cm
Colorbright yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeprocumbent shrub
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring after hot water treatment, germ. 1-3 months
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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