Spanish Broom, Fort Victoria, Isle of Wight

Spanish Broom, Fort Victoria, Isle of Wight

Observation - Spanish Broom, Fort Victoria, Isle of Wight. Description: Shrub with rush like green stems and bright yellow fragrant flowers that is widely planted in parks and gardens and roadsides, especially near the sea. Comes from the Mediterranean region, is an established alien species in some parts of the Isle of Wigh

Shrub with rush like green stems and bright yellow fragrant flowers that is widely planted in parks and gardens and roadsides, especially near the sea.
Comes from the Mediterranean region, is an established alien species in some parts of the Isle of Wight. Has a long flowering period.In the Fabaceae family.