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Cytisus  albus Hacq.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Cytisus  albus Hacq.  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsChamaecytisus albus (Hacq.) Rothm.
 Cytisus albus ssp. leucanthus (Waldst. & Kit.) Gams
 Cytisus leucanthus ssp. albus (Hacq.) Hayek
Territory Middle EuropeSoutheastern EuropeEastern Europe
rocky slopes
Description leaves ternate on short branchlets, ovate, glabrous, green, abaxially hirsute, ciliate, flowers 6-10 in terminal racemes
Size30-70cm
Colorcreamy
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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