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    • common gorse
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    • Ulex europaeus
    • Ulex europaea
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Recent observations

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

ctnash

Date

November 6, 2011 10:14 AM CLST

Description

In glorous bloom.

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

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john_barkla

Date

October 25, 2014

Description

Above tunnel portal

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

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heidimeudt

Date

October 25, 2014

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 21, 2014 08:53 AM NZDT

Description

The big spring flowering pulse on gorse is now waning.

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 11, 2014 06:39 PM NZDT

Description

Gorse, broom, and willow. Yes, it's a Canterbury river.

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Observer

david_lyttle

Date

October 16, 2014

Description

Ulex europaeus, growing on margin of native forest remnant

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 11, 2014 12:01 PM NZDT

Description

One of two nearby patches of gorse I saw in the Hawden River bed between the carpark and the East Hawden.

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 11, 2014 12:00 PM NZDT

Description

One of two nearby patches of gorse I saw in the Hawden River bed between the carpark and the East Hawden.

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

cbz123

Date

October 4, 2014

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

September 14, 2014 07:23 AM NZST

Description

Gorse is still in flower across the valley from our house.

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

September 20, 2014 04:27 PM NZST

Description

Silvereyes were foraging intently through the gorse flowers and feeding on small grubs or immature seeds. I couldn't see close enough to tell. I had a brief forage myself and could only find flower parts (I expect they're better at it than I am).

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What

Gorse Ulex europaeus

Observer

m_jon

Date

September 20, 2014 04:50 PM NZST

Description

There were also mature seed pods popping open around me, and lots of flowers.

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Description from Wikipedia

Ulex europaeus (gorse, common gorse, furze or whin) is a species of flowering plant in the family Fabaceae, native to portions of Europe from the northern United Kingdom south to Portugal, and from the western Republic of Ireland east to Galicia in Poland and Ukraine.

No range data available.