BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Ulex europaeus L. (Gorse, Furze, Whin)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Ulex europaeus may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
Ulex
(gorses)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 103 feeding and other relationships of Ulex europaeus (Gorse, Furze, Whin)

Further Information

Similar species Ulex gallii and Ulex europaeus are morphologically very similar. The simplest way to distinguish them is by the flowering times: U. gallii: flowers late summer and autumn (7-9) whereas U. europaeus flowers winter and spring (3-6) and may even be out by Christmas.
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