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Siberian Pea Shrub
Scientific Name: Caragana arborescens Lam.
Family: Fabaceae
Siberian Pea Shrub (Caragana  arborescens) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 1-21
USDA: 2-7

Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Origin: Siberia, Manchuria

Growth Habits: Deciduous shrub or small tree, 10 to 15 feet tall (3-4.5 m); alternate leaves, 3 to 5 inches long (7-12 cm), each leaf composed of eight to twelve oval leaflets.

Watering Needs: Little water, well drained soil

Propagation: Pre soaked seed, layering in the spring, cuttings in late summer.

A good plant for difficult sites, it is not striking and is generally not selected for better sites.

Blooming Habits:
Yellow flowers mid spring, partly hidden by the foliage, forming pods in late June or early July

Fruiting Habits:

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