Chamaecytisus supinus (L.) Link

1661 (10). Ch. supinus (L.) Link, Handb. II (1831) 155; Hey wood et Frodin, Fl. Eur. II (1968) 92; Cytisus supinus L., Sp. PI. ed. 1 (1753) 1042, p. p.; Vel., Fl. Bulg. (1891) 127; Стоян. Стеф., Фл, Бълг. изд. 1, II (1925) 622, p. min. p.; Hayek, Prodr. Fl. Penins. Balc. I (1926) 900; Cytisus capitatus Scop., Fl. Cam. II (1872) 70; Стоян. Стеф., op. c. 623; Cytisus supinus subsp. supinus Briq., Etud. Cyt. (1894) 179; Cytisus supinus subsp. eusupinus Stoj. et Stef., op. c. изд. 3 (1948) 639; Cytisus supinus subsp. supinus Стоян., Стеф., Китан., Фл. Бълг. изд. 4, II (1967) 584 — Главест зановец

Chamaecytisus supinus (L.) Link is a synonym of Cytisus hirsutus L.

Fam:   Leguminose Juss. (Fabaceae)
Genus:   Chamaecytisus Link
Species: Chamaecytisus supinus (L.) Link
English Name: Big-flower broom


ђ. Bush. Stem 20.0 - 80.0 (120.0) cm high, branched from the base, woodened, scattered fiber to fiber. Peel dark-gray to gray or gray-brown, cracked. Branches erect or upside. Shoots 5.0 - 15.0 cm long, 1.0 - 2.0 mm in diameter, thick to diluted spread straight or curved fiber, rarely lies close and stretched cloth. Leaves triple axle (3,0-) 5.0 - 10.0 mm long, spread fiber. Leaflets (10.0) 15.0 - 35.0 mm long and (5.0) 7.0 - 14.0 mm wide, back ovoid, elliptical or back ovoid, or extended elliptical, at the base wedge narrowed in short, to 1.0 mm long, densely off-standing fibrous stems, on top blunt, short-pointed, entire, top more-dark green, almost naked to diluted outspread fiber, underneath a pale green to gray-green, more or less densely spread fiber. Flowers (2) 5 - 8 (10) in head like clusters, enveloped the above stem leaves, at the tips of the branches, rarely in the head with single blossoms in the bosom of the leaves. Blossom stems 2.0 - 3.0 (5.0) mm long, densely fibrous spread, in the upper half 1 (2) lance modified leaflet. Calyx  10.0 - 12.0 mm in length and 4.0 - 5.0 mm wide, with diluted (rare to dense) spread hairs 1/3 bilabial, upper lip 2/3 two-pronged, wide triangular teeth, lower shallow drills with styliform teeth. Corolla (17.0) 20.0 - 25.0 mm long. Flag 10.0 - 12.0 mm wide, broadly elliptical, the top entire or shallow incised, in bottom third gradually narrowed in a narrow long fingernail, longer than the wings and keel, intense yellow, usually with a reddish blotch at the base, naked, rarely back spread fiber. Oblong elliptical wings at the base asymmetrically narrowed in thin long nails; longer than the keel, intense yellow, naked. The keel elliptical, slightly curved sickle in the base thin long nails, intense yellow, naked short edge fiber. Beans 2.0 - 3.5 cm long and 5.0 - 6.0 mm wide, oblong, the top drawn-out,  flattened, on the surface and  stitches spread thick fibrous to furry, 4 - 6-seed. Seed 2.5 - 3.0 mm in length and 2.2 - 2.5 mm wide, lenticular ovate, brown to yellow brown, smooth.


subsp. supinus. Stem 20.0 - 60.0 cm high. Inflorescence mining. Widespread.
f. supinus. Branches with spread out hairs. Widespread.
f. sofianus (Stoj.) Kuzm., comb, n .; Cytisus supinus f. sofianus Stoj., Izvestiya. Bul. Bot. Buddy. V (1932) 103 Branches with spread and lies hairs. Sofia region (p. Dragalevtsi, Sofia).
subsp. velenovskyi (Hayek) Kuzm. comb, et st. n .; Cytisus supinus var. velenovskyi Hayek, 1. c., C. aggregatus auct. Vel., Fl. Bulg. (1891) 127 et auct. bulg. non Schur. Stem 40.6 - 80.0 (120.0) cm high, below the peak inflorescence with side branches. Fore, Rila.
Indicate on Vitosha Region (Vitosha - Vel., 1891).

Note. 1. The species is considered limited volume. As a separate race are separated only plants with tall side and floral twigs, whose relationship with Ch. aggregatus are unclear.
2. The taxonomic affiliation to f. sofianus remains unclear. In the nature of indumentum strongly approaching Ch. frivaldszkyanus, but the color of the corolla is unknown.
„Флора на НР България”, том VI, БАН, София, (1976)

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Chamaecytisus supinus (L.) Link is a synonym of Cytisus hirsutus L.

This name is a synonym of Cytisus hirsutus L..
The record derives from ILDIS which reports it as a synonym (record 8742).
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:
From The Plant List

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Flowering Time: Blooms: V - VI, fruitful: VII - VIII.

References: „Флора на НР България”, том VI, БАН, София, (1976), "The Plant List"

Distribution in Bulgaria: Grows in the sparse forests and bushes in grassy and rocky places in planes and mountains. Spread from sea level up to about 1000 m altitude. (Conspectus of the Bulgarian Vascular Flora) = conspectus&gs_l= Zlc.

Distribution: Central and Southern Europe, Southwest Asia.

Conservation status and threats: not protected species in Bulgaria by the Biodiversity Law. Законодателство на Република България: Закон за биологичното разнообразие

Medical plant: it is not medical plant -

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