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25 Gorse Hedging Bush,Prickly Furze Plants,Fragrant Yellow Whin Evergreen Hedge





The hedge will provide fragrant yellow flowers throughout the year but in profusion in spring.These are followed by hairy pods.One of the best thorny very quick growing hedges about.There are no leaves,just green spines and shoots making it brilliant for keeping out kids, dogs and burglars.

Growing Details

Common Name: Gorse
Genus: Ulex
Species: europaeus
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Acidic, Dry, Sandy
Height: 250cm
Spread: 200cm
Spacing: 3 Plants Per Metre


Its double, golden-yellow blooms, marked with red at the base of petals, are fragrant, with the scent of coconut. It's one of the best shrubs for poor dry soils where little else will grow. The sunnier and less fertile the site, the more profuse the vivid yellow blooms.

Gorse will provide an excellent all year round windbreak/screen and will grow anywhere even on poor sandy soils.

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  1. Gorse, it is..!! 4

    Posted by Janice on 15th Jul 2019

    Very prompt delivery of 25 gorse bushes carefully packed. Majority looking very strong and healthy. A couple weren't as bushy as the others but I'm sure they will soon catch up. All planted now so time will tell...