Flower Database

Cytisus racemosus

Basic information
Flower Name
Cytisus racemosus
Formal Name
Cytisus racemosus
Alias
姫金雀枝, broom, 矮性黄花エニシダ, Cytisus
Habitat
Canary Islands
Morph
Deciduous shrub
Comment
Cytisus racemosus or Dwarf Yellow Broom (scientific name: Cytisus racemosus) is a deciduous shrub. It is similar to{{Common broom}}(scientific name: Cytisus scoparius), but it is weaker against cold than it, it is potted as it is low in tree height. Small butterfly inflorescences bring a fragrant, golden butterfly shaped flower upwards. Since it is originated in the Canary Islands, cultivation is difficult because it does not match the climate of Japan's hot and humid environment. In the genus Enigenida, there are common bloom (Hime-enishida, yellowish flowering buds), white flower blooming white flower buds (white flower sparrows), Houbeni enishida with yellowish shades, and pink varieties.
Common name: Cytisus racemosus or Dwarf Yellow Broom, scientific name: Cytisus racemosus (C.x spachianus), aka: broom, dwarf yellow flower Enishida Flower, origin: Canary Islands, life-forms: dry place (avoiding high temperature and humidity), living type: deciduous shrubs, plant height: 30-100 cm , flowers: spikes, Inflorescence length: 5-10 cm, color: yellow, flower diameter: 1 ~ 2 cm, flowering period: April to May, fruit color: green → black, use: potted plant.
Detailed information
Order
Fabales
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Cytisus
Species
C. racemosus
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Butterfly
Leaf type
Ternate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden Pot flower
Color
Yellow
Season
Apr May
Height
30  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 2