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Genista aetnensis

Classification

Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Genista
                        Specie: Genista aetnensis

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 25 ft (8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Fragrant pea-like flowers summer?autumn

Uses: Specimen plant Shrubbery Rock gardens Informal hedge

Zones: 8?10

Description: This species, native to Sardinia and Sicily in Italy, is a large upright shrub with weeping branches, and grows to a height and spread of 25 ft (8 m). This shrub has narrow leaves only on young shoots and, as the branches age, these soon drop off. The fra

Growth Habit: Upright with weeping branches

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