3

I saw this plant outside a restaurant in New Hampshire. What is it called?

1

It's Cytisus scoparius and it might be the variety 'Lena', but there are various hybrids now in slightly differing colours. Average height and spread 1.5m x 1m, likes light, sandy soil, full sun, hardy down to -20degC, no pruning other than a light clip over after flowering. These shrubs do not regrow from old wood; they are commonly known as Broom. Image here https://uk.pinterest.com/pin/405464772672189639/ - it's a Pinterest link, its the first photo on the page.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.