Botanical name: Cytisus 'Hollandia'
Other names: Broom 'Hollandia'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Hollandia' _ 'Hollandia' is a rounded, deciduous shrub with long, arching shoots. Clusters of cream and dark pink flowers in late spring and early summer are followed by palmate, mid-green leaves.
Cytisus 'Hollandia' is: Deciduous
Flower: Dark-pink, Cream in Spring; Dark-pink, Cream in Summer
Foliage: Mid-green in Summer; Mid-green in Autumn
Habit: Arching, Dense, Rounded
Toxicity: All parts (including the seeds) may cause mild stomach upset if eaten.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Pruning: Do not cut into old wood.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Cytisus 'Hollandia' (Broom 'Hollandia') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Rock
Cultivation: Plant in fertile, free-draining soil in a sunny position. Will thrive in poor, acid soils. Suitable for a rockery.
Soil type: Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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