Definition of Cytisus albus
1. Noun. Low European broom having trifoliate leaves and yellowish-white flowers.
Group relationships: Cytisus, Genus Cytisus
Generic synonyms: Broom
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Literary usage of Cytisus albus
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1. The English Flower Garden: Design, Arrangement and Plans Followed by a by William Robinson (1895)
"0. alba and G. multiflora arc synonyms of cytisus albus. ... between the white Spanish Broom (cytisus albus) and C. purgans, a golden-flowered species. ..."
2. Ornamental Shrubs of the United States (hardy, Cultivated) by Austin Craig Apgar (1910)
"(C.) C. Branches slender but not thread-like, grooved ; erect, to 3 feet. PORTUGAL BROOM — cytisus albus. C. Branches thread-like and angulate —Cytisus ..."
3. Trees & Shrubs for English Gardens by Ernest Thomas Cook (1902)
"Cotoneaster microphylla.—Quite hardy either as a bush or on a wall. cytisus albus.—No garden should be without this beautiful Broom. ..."
4. Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society by Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain). (1895)
"... the other being the white Spanish Broom, cytisus albus. Amongst the Rest-harrows, or Ononis, ..."
5. In a Gloucestershire Garden by Henry Nicholson Ellacombe (1895)
"Of this there are two sorts which are good ornaments for any lawn—the pure white cytisus albus from Portugal, very pretty, though apt to grow ..."