Scotch Broom (Cytisus 'Lena')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 4 feet
Plant Spread: 4 feet
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and yellow-orange
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant

A star of the front slope each spring

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Scotch Broom cytisus scoparius "Lena" by kkaymci55 Apr 25, 2014 6:18 PM 0
Is there a certain color in the garden you just don't like? by Frillylily Jul 11, 2016 2:51 AM 75

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