From the Latin vimen — shoot or twig, referring to the strange twiggy appearance of the genus.
For description see V. juncea.
Grown for the unusual rush-like branches and terminal clusters of yellow to orange flowers.
A genus of 1 species that is endemic to Australia where it is widespread, mostly in swampy coastal situations.
Branches rush-like; stamens free.
Source: (2002). Fabaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.