Hardy Native Small Deciduous Shrub, usually of Verges and Heaths; with spikes of small, yellow pea flowers on tall, branched leafy stems above delicate, shiny green foliage in May to August.
Height x Spread:
30 in (75 cm) x 18 in (45 cm)
Very attractive to Bees; food plant of the Green Hairstreak butterfly andGrass Emerald Moth caterpillars.
Was used in herbal medicine to make an ointment for gout; long used as a dye plant.