Scotch Broom

Cytisus scoparius

An abundance of fragrant flowers. Pea-like blooms cover the densely branched mound in the spring. Attractive green stems are cloaked with tiny, bright green leaves throughout the summer. Use as a lovely spring specimen or for mass plantings in borders. Deciduous.

  • Plant Height: 4’ - 5’
  • Plant Width: 4’ - 5’
  • Hardy Zones: 5 - 8

Spring/Summer Care: Lop the main central stalks to 1-2' within 30 days after flowering.

Autumn/Winter Care: No pruning or maintenance needed.

Fertilizer Needs: No fertilizer needed.

Photos courtesy of Centerton Nursery.