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Cytisus scoparius (Broom) is a species of shrub in the family Fabaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to Norway, Germany, Italy, Moldova, Yugoslavia, Hungary, Denmark, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Belgium, Ukraine, Romania, Belarus, Spain, Switzerland, Ireland, Lithuania, Austria, Sweden, Portugal, the Netherlands, Poland, and France. It has compound, broad leaves and yellow flowers. Flowers are visited by Adela septentrionella Walsingham 1880. Cytisus scoparius (Broom) fixes nitrogen. It is a photoautotroph.

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EOL has data for 92 attributes, including:

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    mountain
    • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000081
    • Definition: A landform that extends above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill, but there is no universally accepted standard definition for the height of a mountain or a hill although a mountain usually has an identifiable summit and a local relief of more than 300m.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Broom