Ulex europaeus Linnaeus. Gorse, Furze. Phen: May-Sep. Hab: Disturbed forests, roadsides, and disturbed areas. Dist: Native of Europe. Not cited in Harvill et al. (1992), but naturalized in sandy soils in York County, VA.
Origin/Endemic status: Europe
Syn: = C, F, G, K1, K3, K4, NE, NY, SE3, Isely (1998); = n/a – Pa, RAB