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Genista  anglica L.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Genista  anglica L.  trib. Genisteae
SynonymsGenista ancistrocarpa Spach
Territory Northern Africa
thickets and heaths
Description spinose, leaves caducous, lanceolate or elliptic, to 1cm long, flowers ca. 1cm long in short racemes
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
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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