Ulex europaeus (Gorse) is a species of shrub in the family Fabaceae. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to western north america, the Hawaiian Islands, France, Europe, Western Europe, and Central Europe. Gorse has compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Buff-tailed bumblebee. Gorse fixes nitrogen. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 1.5 m.
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