Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Adenocarpus species unidentified

Adenocarpus is a genus of some 15 shrubs and small trees from Southern Europe and North Africa with broom-like yellow flowers in spring or summer.

Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.

History at Camden Park

Listed only in the 1857 catalogue [T.25/1857].


Published Nov 21, 2009 - 04:23 PM | Last updated Jul 18, 2010 - 04:40 PM

Family Fabaceae
Region of origin

Southern Europe or North Africa

Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Adenocarpus sp. 

Confidence level low