Argyrocytisus battandieri

The unusual pineapple scented flowers, from mid summer, and pretty silvery grey foliage, make this a wonderful addition to your garden. This tree will provide shelter to birds and other wildlife once mature.

Month Available: October

Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen

Flower Colour: Yellow

Suitable For Wildlife: Birds

Soil Type: Moist, well-drained

Sun/Shade: Full sun

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn

Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage

Plant Type: Ornamental Tree

Hardy: Fully

Main Attribute: Small Gardens

Height / Spread: 5m x 5m (17ft x 17ft)

Always plant your tree with a stake. The stake must be knocked into the ground on the windward side of the tree and secured to the tree.

Where to Plant: Borders

Pests and Diseases: Aphids

Plant Care: Prune lightly to restrict growth /remove unwanted branches, heavy prune in late autumn.

Care and Time: Medium - autumn

Warning: None

Benefits: Trees make you feel good and attract wildlife and birds to the garden . One mature tree produces enough oxygen for forty people . Trees sponge up carbon dioxide and air pollutants. Twenty trees offset the pollution of one car driven sixty miles. Trees provide privacy and reduce noise. A well chosen and postitioned tree can increase the value of your property

History: Argyrocystissus was formerly known as Cytissus and has the common name Pineapple Broom, due to the scent of the flowers.

EU Rights: N/A

Click here to use our interactive map and find your nearest stockist.

Alternatively please email us and we will be happy to help you find a stockist.


Name

Postcode

Email Address

Message


Quick Search: