Ceratonia siliqua
CAROB, LOCUST BEAN TREE
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 8-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
15m
Plant habit
 
10m

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Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Ornamental Fruit: pod

Edibility: edible fruit
 
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Ceratonia siliqua
CAROB, LOCUST BEAN TREE
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 8-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, sand, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
15m
Plant habit
 
10m

FEATURES

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Ornamental Fruit: pod

Edibility: edible fruit


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean & coastal designs

Uses: informal screen, shade tree, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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