Pygmy Caragana - Caragana pygmaea

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Small spiny shrub with globe shaped head. Fine textured green foliage turns yellow in fall. Accent plant or informal hedge with yellow flowers in early summer. Sometimes top grafted to create a small feature plant.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Dry Areas
Erosion Control
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Xeriscape
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
48-60"
Flower Colors: 
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Weeping
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 3.5 (4 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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