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Jacinto Quesada drew back from the entangled buckthorn and genista.The Wolf Cub|Patrick Casey
Resting under a solitary broom bush (a kind of genista), he gave vent to his disappointment in a prayer for death.
It feeds in July and August on broom, dyer's greenweed (Genista tinctoria), persicaria, and other low plants.The Moths of the British Isles, First Series|Richard South
Fig. 677 represents the famous badge of the "broom-cod" or "planta genista," from which the name of the dynasty was derived.A Complete Guide to Heraldry|Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
The only prominent form of vegetation is a peculiar tall broom—Genista Etnensis—which here flourishes.Etna|G. F. Rodwell