Ulex europaeus L. Gorse
Sp.Pl. 2:741 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 24 August 2007

Erect, rigid, spinescent shrub, to 3 m high. Fl. yellow, Feb or Jul or Sep. Roadsides, planted as a hedge.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta Margaret River, Busselton, Denmark, Donnybrook-Balingup, Katanning, Kent, Perth.