Spartium junceum


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Noun1.Spartium junceum - tall thornless shrub having pale yellow flowers and flexible rushlike twigs used in basketrySpartium junceum - tall thornless shrub having pale yellow flowers and flexible rushlike twigs used in basketry; of southwestern Europe and Mediterranean; naturalized in California
broom - any of various shrubs of the genera Cytisus or Genista or Spartium having long slender branches and racemes of yellow flowers
genus Spartium, Spartium - one species: Spanish broom
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Leguminosas Spartium junceum" (Saer 2013:290), un resabio linneano de clasificacion botanica que puede, en principio, sorprender pero que paulatinamente se vuelve parte de un fragmentado diario de naturalista que Saer va incorporando en sus libretas.
In Cyprus we have a sister plant, Spartium junceum, which has been used in the villages to treat liver disorders and nephritis.
Scrubwoods (Juniperus spp., Rubus spp., Erica scoparia and Spartium junceum: 1.71%) and pinewoods (Pinus nigra and Cupresuss arizonica: 2.02%) are also present.
Otholobium pubescens * Spartium junceum Trifolium pratense Trifolium sp.
Arioli, "Characterization and utilization of Spanish Broom (Spartium junceum L.) seed oil," Industrial Crops and Products, vol.
In some parts of the island Lachea the Olea europaea communities are mixed with Spartium junceum, Opuntia ficus-indica, Ailanthus altissima, in particular the latter two species often tend to alter the typical structure of the shrub community and especially to steal the habitat of indigenous communities.
Five plots were characterised by the presence of perennial herbaceous species, whereas shrubs, such as Spartium junceum, Calicotome villosa and Ricinus sp., were found in 12 plots.