Taxon: Cytisus multiflorus (L'Her.) Sweet

 
Genus: Cytisus
    Section: Alburnoides
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Genisteae
Nomen number: 12992
Place of publication: Hort. brit. ed. 1:112. 1826
Comment: valid publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Apr-2015
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • white broom  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • white Spanish broom  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Europe

    • Southwestern Europe: Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: Ireland; United Kingdom
  • Northern America

    • : United States

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Auvray, G. & V. Malecot 2013. A revision of Cytisus sections Alburnoides, Spartopsis and Verzinum (Genisteae, Fabaceae) Edinburgh J. Bot. 70:74-78.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Gamisans, J. 1987. Cytisus multiflorus (L'Hér.) Sweet. In: W. Greuter and T. Raus (ed.), Med-Checklist notulae, 14 (Willdenowia) 16:442.
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. 1982 (F Ital)
  • Smythies, B. E. Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands: checklist of vascular plants. Englera 3:1-882. 1984-1986 (L Spain)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image