Retama monosperma (L.)Boiss.

Common name

English: Bridal Broom

German: Retamastrauch

Portuguese: Piorno-branco

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Retama (3)

           Epithet: monosperma (L.)Boiss. (1)

Synonyms: Genista monosperma (L.) Lam., Lygos monosperma (L.) Heywood, Retama rhodorhizoides Webb & Berthel.

monosperma => one seed per fruit

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Retama monosperma at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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