2-3 Litre Pot
- RHS Award of Garden Merit
- Position: Full sun
- Soil: Well drained
- Growth rate: Average
- Flowering Period: April – May
- Hardiness: H6
- Eventual height: Up to 1.2m
- Eventual spread: Up to 1.5m
Ulex Flore Plena or ‘Double Gorse’, a recipient of the much coveted RHS Award of Garden Merit is a very hardy evergreen, dense, upright, rounded shrub, often found in coastal areas. It’s tiny grooved spiky leaves are produced along the very spiny green stems which when used as a hedge makes an ideal deterrent from any unwanted visitors to the garden. From early Spring, double, coconut scented yellow pea-like flowers are produced, creating a wonderfully colourful focal point. These are later followed towards Autumn by black seed pods.
Looking After Your Ulex Flore Plena
Generally pest and disease free, an easy to grow evergreen Spring flowering shrub in many if not all locations. A low maintenance compact plant which can benefit from a sunny area in all types of garden. Ulex Flore Plena will tolerate most soils as well as being both drought and salt tolerant.