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How can you tell if western or european gorse

Observed: 1st November 2011 By: holman
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Gorse (Ulex europaeus) interacts

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cabbageleek's picture

How can you tell?

It's flowering in November is a major clue.

cicuta58's picture

Bracteoles

You can just see the small brown bracteoles at the base of the flowers which would probably be too small to see in Western Gorse.

cicuta58

holman's picture

flowering

When does Western Gorse come into flower

cabbageleek's picture

July, of the top of my head.

July, of the top of my head. It's a time when European Gorse is not flowering much.