Geoffrey V Plantagenet, Count of Anjou Profile

    • Geoffrey V Plantagenet, Count of Anjou
    • ID: I735
    Geoffrey received his nickname from the yellow sprig of broom blossom (genĂȘt is the French name for the planta genista, or broom shrub) he wore in his hat.
    Geoffrey had a son, Henry Curtmantle, who succeeded to the English throne and founded the Plantagenet dynasty to which Geoffrey gave his nickname.
  • Last Modified: May 11, 2013
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