Definition of Common broom
1. Noun. Deciduous erect spreading broom native to western Europe; widely cultivated for its rich yellow flowers.
Group relationships: Cytisus, Genus Cytisus
Generic synonyms: Broom
Lexicographical Neighbors of Common Broom
Literary usage of Common broom
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Trees and Shrubs: An Abridgment of the Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum by John Claudius Loudon (1875)
"A very handsome shrub, especially when grafted standard high, not so common in collections as it ought to be. • 9. C. SCOPA^RIUS Link. The common Broom. on. ..."
2. An Encyclopædia of Trees and Shrubs: Being the Arboretum Et Fruticetum by John Claudius Loudon (1842)
"... when grafted standard high, not so common in collections as it ought to be. Mt- wo**' P*"™- • 9. C. SCOPA'RICS Link. The common Broom. Identification. ..."