Gold Flash Broom
Genista pilosa 'Gold Flash'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||je-NIS-ta pil-OH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing to just 6 to 12 in. tall, 3 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Flowering Groundcover|
Thrives in poor to average, fast draining soils. Tolerates light shade in warmer regions. Follow a regular schedule of deep waterings during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency when established. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 8