Caragana arborescens 'Pendula'
Siberian pea tree 'Pendula'
'Pendula' is a small deciduous shrub, sometimes top-worked to form a small tree, with stiffly pendulous shoots bearing light green pinnate leaves and clusters of pale yellow flowers in late spring
Ultimate height1–1.5 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread1–1.5 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained, Well–drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
South–facing or West–facing
- Native to the UK
- Pendulous weeping
Caragana are deciduous, usually spiny shrubs with pinnate leaves and solitary or clustered yellow, occasionally white or pink flowers, followed by brown pods
- Name status
How to grow
Grow in well-drained soil in full sun
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- City and courtyard gardens
May be susceptible to honey fungus in gardens where it is present but insufficient data to determine degree of susceptibility
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