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Weeping Pea Shrub

Botanical Name:
Caragana arborescens 'Pendula'
Plant Description:
Large deciduous shrub native to Manchuria and Siberia. Very tolerant of cold temperatures. Cascading branches with coarse dark green foliage make this an excellent accent plant. Yellow flowers bloom in May turning to green pea-like pods. As the pods age, they turn brown and split open flinging seeds. Tolerant of drought and heavy soils.
Plant Family:
Fabaceae
USDA Hardiness Zones:
2 to 5
Mature Size:
6-8' tall x 4-8' wide
Plant Type:
Shrub
Light Requirement:
Sun to Shade
Bloom Season:
May to June
Water Requirement:
4 - Very Low
Fruit:
Inedible
Bloom Color(s):
Yellow
Utah Native:
No
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