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Argyrocytisus battandieri 'Yellow Tail' (syn. Cytisus battandieri), late June. A medium-sized deciduous shrub, with leaves composed of three elliptic leaflets, and light yellow, pineapple-scented flowers in erect racemes. Native to Morocco, and sometimes called Moroccan broom or Pineapple broom. Named after the French pharmacist and botanist, Jules Aimé Battandier, an authority on Northwest African plants from Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia.