• Sold Out
Cytisus battandieri
  • Cytisus battandieri

Cytisus battandieri

£35.00

(Pineapple Broom) A handsome small tree most suited to a hot and sunny garden, Cytisus battandieri has masses of bright yellow, scented flowers in the summer once established.

Quantity
Sold Out

  £5.99 P&P* for ANY number of plants

Free delivery for orders over £75*

  Delivery by courier within 2 - 4 working days

*Surcharges apply for P&P to Highlands & Islands

 

Order before 1pm on 21/12/22 for Christmas Delivery

A beautiful plant introduced to the UK from Morocco in the early 1920's, Cytisus battandieri has pineapple-coloured and scented flowers produced in conical clusters in midsummer. The leaves are a delicate silver-grey and have a lovely silky texture.

An excellent, upright plant for growing against a sunny wall and fence and best planted in an often used area of the garden, where the strongly scented flowers can be enjoyed in summer.


  • Position: Full sun.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Cytisus battandieri will grow best in a hot spot and requires shelter from cold winter winds.
  • Flowering Period: July.
  • Flower Colour: Bright yellow
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Slightly spindly as a young plant, Cytisus battandieri will grow to be a large shrub or eventually a small, spreading tree.
    • Height: 4 m (13 ft).
    • Spread: 4 m (13 ft).
  • Notes: This plant is also known as Argyrocytisus battandieri.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun
Eventual Size
Shrub - Large, Tree - Small
Growing Conditions
Soil: Dry/Sandy, Site: Coastal Areas, Soil: Not Fussy
Special Features
Scented, Flowers in Summer, Foliage - Blue/Silver

Similar plants

Cladrastis kentukea - autumn colour

Cladrastis kentukea (lutea)

New Price Each £22.50
  • Sold Out
Laburnum x watereri 'Vossii'

Laburnum x watereri 'Vossii'

New Price Each £35.00
  • Sold Out
Sophora japonica (Styphnolobium japonicum)

Sophora japonica (Styphnolobium japonicum)

New Price Each £28.00
  • Sold Out