Ulex europaeus L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Ulex europaeus (rights holder: Václav Hanzlík) © Václav Hanzlík


Gorse is native to central and western Europe and the British Isles, where it is an important component of native heathland vegetation (see Habitat Types and Plant Communities) ([37,45,70] and references therein). Gorse also occurs on abandoned farm land and disturbed forests in parts of its native range ([70] and references therein). Introduced to the eastern U.S. as an ornamental and hedge ...

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