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Genista  falcata Brot.  trib. Genisteae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Genista  falcata Brot.  trib. Genisteae
Territory Southwestern EuropePortugalSpain
thickets and steppes
Description ramose, spinose, leaflets solitary, the lower ovate, obtuse, the upper lanceolate, acute, densely ciliate, flowers in terminal raceme of 2-4, pod 10-12mm long, falcate, acute
Size20-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typedecumbent shrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained 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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