White-flowered broom fields

English name: White-flowered broom fields

Description (English)

Formations rich in white-flowered Cytisus multiflorus of the western Meseta, the (mostly western) Cordillera Central, the sierras of southern Galicia and Leon and the western Cantabrian mountains, in which Cytisus multiflorus is either the only tall broom or is an important component of broom fields also containing yellow-flowered Genista florida ssp. polygaliphylla, Genista florida ssp. florida, Genista cinerea ssp. cinerascens, Cytisus scoparius and others.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code F3.251

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description


List

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 31.8431 White-flowered broom fields source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 F3.251 White-flowered broom fields same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 F3.251 White-flowered broom fields same
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