Genista lydia

Lydia broom, a well-behaved flowering shrub, is a stunning sight in late spring,–covered with bright yellow pea-like flowers. Otherwise, the evergreen mound of wiry stems provide good structure year round. Tolerates clay. Don’t confuse with invasive Scotch Broom. Choice!

Plant details

  • Common name: Lydia Broom
  • Zone: 5
  • Exposure: Sun
  • Height x Width: 1-2' x 3-4'
  • Native to: Turkey, Balkans