Caragana pygmaea

Caragana pygmaea

Small light green leaves and thin twigs produce an interesting, fine textured, upright plant both in the summer and winter. Drought resistance and hardiness make this a useful plant in xeriscape plantings. Attractive small yellow flowers borne profusely. Good low growing hedge or massed planting.

Plant Height at Maturity

3 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

3 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit


Landscape Uses

Small Space

Environmental Features

Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Alkaline Soil | Dry Soil | Calcareous Soil | Deer Damage | Urban Conditions | High Wind

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color | Spring Flowering

Flower Color