Genista lydia

Lydia Broom

Tough green trailing form of broom for sunny sites, hillsides, and arid sites. Literally explodes with intense golden blooms in April-May covering every inch of the plant. Quickly grows to 12 feet tall and 6 feet wide.

Plant looks evergreen but is actually deciduous, losing it's tiny leaves every winter. The bright green stems give it the evergreen appearance.

Zone: 5 - 8
Exposure: Sun
Shape: Prostrate/Creeping
Height x Width: 1' x 6' 
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Foliage & Bloom Colors
Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Midseason
Foliage Color: Green

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