Taxon  Report   1473    
Caragana arborescens  Lam.
Siberian pea tree,  Siberian peashrub
Caragana arborescens
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Caragana arborescens
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Caragana arborescens
© 2015 Trent M. Draper
Caragana arborescens, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Caragana arborescens
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Caragana
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Caragana arborescens var. pendula
PLANTS: Caragana fruticosa
More information about  Caragana arborescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).