Common Caragana - Caragana arborescens

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Fast growing shrub with pea shaped yellow flowers in late spring. Dark green lobed foliage. Extremely heat and drought tolerant. Ideal for hedges, screens or windbreaks where toughness is one of the most desirable features. Colourful yellow foliage in fall.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Barrier
Container
Dry Areas
Erosion Control
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Xeriscape
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
10-20'
Spread: 
5-10'
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Weeping
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 5 (5 votes)

Water regularly until well established. Drought tolerant and of most soil conditions, even alkaline soil once established. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer just before new growth begins. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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