Ulex europaeus (Gorse) is a species of shrub in the family Fabaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to western north america, the Hawaiian Islands, France, Europe, Western Europe, and Central Europe. Ulex europaeus has compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Bombus terrestris (Linnaeus 1758). Ulex europaeus fixes nitrogen. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 1.5 m.
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