Patagonia Wildflowers
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French broom
Genista monspessulana
Genista monspessulana
French broom Pea Family
Genista monspessulana Fabaceae
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English common name
  •French broom
Spanish common name
accepted scientific name
  •Genista monspessulana (L.) L.A.S. Johnson
rules for finding collection records
  •Genista monspessulana (137)
  •Cytisus monspessulanus (1)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.4 to 0.6 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of June thru 2nd week of March

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
base map where plant found
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