Allgold Broom

Cytisus x praecox (C. multiflorus x C. purgans) 'Allgold'

Pronunciation: SIH-tiss-us PRAY-koks
SKU #03138
6-9

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OVERVIEW
Description Lovely, long sprays of pea-like flowers make this an excellent choice for mass plantings. A beautiful specimen as well when singly planted, with a beautiful, rounded habit of dense, green branches with tiny green leaves. A great plant for sunny, dry hillside plantings. Deciduous.
Light Full sun
Watering Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Spring
Mature Size Quickly reaches 5 to 6 ft. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing
Problems/Solutions Coastal Exposure, Deer Resistant
Growth Rate Fast
Growth Habit Rounded
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Hedge
Design Ideas On the small side and very dense, this gold Broom can stand alone or in a mass to create a color display that 'pops' even from far away. Makes an excellent addition to any flowering shrub border. Fits into wild landscapes where it naturalizes and offers charming character to old-fashioned country gardens.
Flower Color Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Heather (Calluna); California Lilac (Ceanothus); Shrub Rose (Rosa); Lilac (Syringa); Smoke Bush (Cotinus)
CARE
Care Thrives in average to poor, extremely well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency one established. Prune annually by one to two-thirds just after flowering to promote new growth in following spring; blooms on new wood.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9

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Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 10

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