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Gorse
 

 

Gorse is a familar plant throughout the country, forming thick, inpenetrable clumps with sharp spines. The flowers are a rich yellow type of peaflower, particularly evident from mid-spring to early summer.

Found mainly on acid or neutral soils, on heath, moors, scrub, grassland and open woods.

 

 

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