Ulex parviflorus Pourret

Common name

English: Mediterranean gorse

German: Kleinbl├╝tiger Stechginster

Portuguese: Tojo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Ulex (3)

           Epithet: parviflorus Pourret (2)

Synonyms: Ulex recurvatus Willk., Ulex welwitschianus Planch.

parviflorus => having small flowers, or smaller than the type

recurvatus => recurved, curved backwards

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Ulex parviflorus at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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