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caragana

(ˌkærəˈɡɑːnə; ˌkærəˈɡeɪnə)
n
any of various shrubs and small trees with golden flowers of the genus Caragana and of the family Fabaceae, native to Asia and east Europe and widely planted in North America as windbreaks
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Noun1.caragana - any plant of the genus Caragana having even-pinnate leaves and mostly yellow flowers followed by seeds in a linear podcaragana - any plant of the genus Caragana having even-pinnate leaves and mostly yellow flowers followed by seeds in a linear pod
genus Caragana - large genus of Asiatic deciduous shrubs or small trees
Caragana arborescens, Siberian pea tree - large spiny shrub of eastern Asia having clusters of yellow flowers; often cultivated in shelterbelts and hedges
Caragana sinica, Chinese pea tree - shrub with dark-green glossy foliage and solitary pale yellow flowers; northern China
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Results: The extract of Caragana sinica (Buc'hoz) Rehder was identified as the best candidate from our screening approach.
The commercial concentrate, hay and the three main herbages (thyme, licorice, and Caragana) covering more than 80% (thyme, about 30%; licorice, about 10%; Caragana, about 40%) of the land were sampled to analyze their chemical compositions.
For something more unusual, why not seek out Caragana arborescens 'pendula' or 'walker'?
Cao CY, Jiang DM, Teng XG, Jiang Y, Liang W J, Cui ZB (2008) Soil chemical and microbiological properties along a chronosequence of Caragana microphylla Lam.
That year the birds were found along the caragana hedge-' rows between harvested wheat, pea and barley fields.
This was critical as many of the farm buildings occupied by nesting vultures were "hidden" by aspen and caragana (Caragana spp.
2007) reported vertical distribution of soil nematodes in sandy lands after planting of Caragana microphylla in Horqin, China.
It is a lucky day, and I feel extra lucky when I turn the corner of Mrs Odegard's street and see Bill out front, clipping her caragana hedge.
to extant Caragana in pollen morphology, was found in the Late
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The caragana bushes would flower along the sidewalks; buildings would be painted the morning after a happy event.
Splitting pods make an audible pop, and sitting beside a caragana hedge in August or September is akin to sitting before a giant bowl of Rice Krispies.