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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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Along the driveway, Mike grafted three weeping caraganas (Caragana arborescens)--two `Walkers' and a `Pendula'.