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French Broom

Genista monspessulana (L.) L. A. S. Johnson

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Genista monspessulana (French Broom) is a species of shrub in the family legumes. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Spain, Yugoslavia, Turkey, Morocco, France, Georgia, Greece, Portugal, Lebanon, Algeria, Albania, and Italy. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Vosnesensky Bumble Bee, Leptarctia californiae, and Black Tail Bumble Bee. Individuals can grow to 1.7 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of French broom. View this species on GBIF