Genus Laburnum Medic.


 Medic., Vorles II (1787) 362 n. et Phil. Bot. I (1789) 204

Fam:   Leguminose Juss. (Fabaceae)
Genus:  Laburnum Medic.
English Name: Golden chain


Trees spineless. Leaves triple. The colors yellow, gathered in simple, pendulous, racemose inflorescences. Zvanesta cup, bilabial. Corolla wrong, from 5 notes - flag, keel and wings. Stamens 10, fused. Beans oblong, flattened, razpukliv,
¹ Developed by B. Kouzmanov

„Флора на НР България”, том VI, БАН, София, (1976)

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Laburnum, commonly called golden chain, is a genus of two species of small trees in the subfamily Faboideae of the pea family Fabaceae. The species are Laburnum anagyroidescommon laburnum and Laburnum alpinumalpine laburnum. They are native to the mountains of southern Europe from France to the Balkan Peninsula.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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References: „Флора на НР България”, том VI, БАН, София, (1976), Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Distribution in Bulgaria: (Conspectus of the Bulgarian Vascular Flora) = conspectus&gs_l= Zlc.

Distribution: Originated from Europe

Laburnum anagiroides Medic. - Common laburnum


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