EPPO Global Database

Genista x spachiana(GENSA)

Code created in: 2001-10-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: GENSA
  • Preferred name: Genista x spachiana
  • Authority: Webb


Macaronesia (Canary Islands).  The hybrid between two indigenous Genista spp. (G. canariensis and G. stenopetala), which is widely cultivated as an ornamental

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cytisus racemosus Marnock
Cytisus spachianus (Webb) Kuntze
Cytisus x spachianus (Webb) Kuntze
Genista spachiana Webb
Genista stenopetala x G. canariensis

Common names
Name Language
Easter broom English
leafy broom English
Ostern-Besen German
süsser Besen German
genêt d'appartement French
cytisus Spanish
escoba dulce Spanish
retama de colores Spanish
kamerbrem Dutch
enishida Japanese
hime-enishida Japanese
エニシダ Japanese
ヒメエニシダ Japanese
дрок Шпаха Russian
комнатное дрок Russian