Scientific name - Caragana arborescens Lam.
Synonyms - Caragana Caragana Karst.
Popular names - Caragana, Siberian Peashrub, Gi Jin Er.
Distribution and Habitat - originating from Siberia, growing close to rivers.
Description - deciduu shrub, 2-5 m high. Bark gray young branches are yellow-green. Leaves alternate; paripenat-compound, 4-6 pairs of folio oval-elliptic, 10-35 mm long, dark green in summer and autumn yellow, 5-10 cm long; spinescente Stipe. Flowers solitary, Corola yellow, 20-25 mm long, increase the armpit leaves, blooming from May to June. Fruit pods, yellow-brown becoming gray-brown, smooth, develop in the June-July. Seeds reniforme, elliptical to ovoid, rounded top and bottom, 4.4 x 2.8 mm, surface smooth, glossy, red-brown. 2n = 16
Growth rate - slowly.
Tolerant - frost, seceta, pollution and wind.
Requirements - grows on any soil, but to be well drained, sunny but rather exhibits and semiumbra tolerate.
Propagation - the seeds fall. The seeds must be stratified 15 days at 5 ͦ C.
Cultivars and varieties - 'Albescens',' Cuneifolia ',' Grandiflora ',' Lorbergii ',' Nana 'Pendula', 'serum', 'Walker'.
Properties and Uses - can be used in groups and protection curtains.
C. arborescens var. inermis - branches without thorns.
Because well-developed system radically, Cragana arborescens can be used for soil erosion control
Curiosity - in some parts of the USA is considered invasive species.
In Grand Bretagne was introduced in 1752.
In Korea is grown on small scale as plantof medicine for roots. In Canada and USA is planted in forest protection.
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Elizabeth J. Czarapata - Invasive Plants of the Upper Midwest - University of Wisconsin Press, 2005
France Royer, Richard Dickinson - Wildflowers of Edmonton and Central Alberta - The University of Alberta Press
Harrison L. Flint - Landscape Plants for Eastern North America - Wiley, 1997
Michael A. Dirr - Dirr's Hardy Trees and Shrubs - Timber Press, 1997
Ronald Houtman, Royal Horticultural Society Booskoop Staff - Variegates Trees and Shrubs - Timber Press, 2004
Trees and shrubs
Gardenia jasminoides - Gardenia
Shrub or small tree, growing 1-15 m tall. Leaves glossy, evergreen, opposite, coriacee, oval or elliptical, dark green, 7-10 cm long. Large solitary flowers, double or semiduble, white, 5.12 cm diameter. Bloom from May to September.
Acer platanoides - norway maple
Acer platanoides - used as an ornamental species in parks and gardens, but also the green street.
In the United States was introduced around 1700 in East Pensilveniei. It was introduced as ornamental species, the green street, in many areas of culture out of control and become invasive species.
Maclura tricuspidata - native to North America, used as an ornamental species, used for protection curtains.
Fraxinus excelsior - Ash
Deciduu tree, 30-40 m high, stem right, branched at the top, crown ovoid, large and rare. A young bark is smooth, light gray green and mature forms at the thick crust with a small crack, dark color. Lujerii round, flattened at the bud, glabra, green-olive trees, with dark buds.
Brachyscome multifida - herbaceous perennial, rizomatoasa, native to temperate regions of southern Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.
Perennial herbaceous, stem 7-40 cm high. Caulinare different from the basal leaves, the basal are lobate, and those are areas caulinare. Flower 3-5 cm diameter, white, yellow or red; 3.5 sepa obsolete; 5 or more petals, stamens numerous. Fruit achenes, top acuminata recurbat, 4,5-5,6 x 3,0-3,7 mm, brown doll. 2n = 16.
Eriobotrya japonica Lindl
Small tree, 5-10 m high, trunk erect, divide, tomentoase branches, erect and espana, bark gray-brown, smooth, crown open, umbeliforma in adulthood. Leaves persistent, alternate, simple, elliptical language-lanceolata, margine evening, acuminata; nervatiuni lecundare are thick and deep language that seems inflated between them
Mammillaria tlalocii 'caespitosa' - cactus global branch at the base. Tulpuna spherical, time becomes columnara, 20 x 7 cm. 16-22 thorns radial, 1-2 mm long. 2.4 spin central, 6-10 mm long, dark brown. Flower pink-carmine, 12-14 x 8-10 mm.