Common Caragana

Caragana arborescens


An ideal shelterbelt or hedging plant for dry conditions. Bright yellow flowers in May. This plant fixes nitrogen so can adapt to a variety of soils.



Height: 10-15′

Spread: 6-8′

Light Needs: Full Sun to Part Shade

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Yellow

Growth Habit: Upright, Spreading

Flower Colour: Yellow

Blooms: Spring (May)

Key Features: Hardy, Spring Blooms, Fine Foliage Texture

Landscape Uses: Hedging/Screening, Windbreaks/Shelterbelts