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A picture of a Nepal laburnum

Nepal laburnum

Piptanthus spp.

Whf yellow 23 by Woudloper (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering


USDA zone


Minimum temperature

Expected size





  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Nepal laburnum
A photo of Nepal laburnum

Nepal laburnum Overview

A genus of evergreen flowering shrubs in the pea family native to the Himalayan region and parts of China. They have trifoliate leaves with lance-shaped leaflets and racemes of yellow pea-like flowers. Known commonly as as evergreen or Nepal laburnum, cultivated species are often trained as wall shrubs and do best in a sheltered position.

How to propagate Nepal laburnum


Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Nepal laburnum

Grown for their foliage and flowers.


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