Definition of cytisus in English:

cytisus

noun

  • A plant of a large genus of shrubs, mostly native to southern Europe, which includes some brooms.

    Genus Cytisus, family Leguminosae

    • ‘Even with careful pruning cytisus will become gaunt after about ten years.’

Origin

Modern Latin, from Greek kutisos.

Pronunciation

cytisus

/ˈsɪtɪsəs//sʌɪˈtɪsəs/