Ceratonia siliqua

St. John's Bread Carob, Carob

Family: Fabaceae Pea

Type Tree
USDA Hardiness range 9A - 11
Exposure Full sun
Bloom color Green
Water needs Dry to moist
Height 35' to 40' / 10.60m to 12.20m
Spread 35' to 50' / 10.60m to 15.20m
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Evergreen
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Brown, tan
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Rounded, vase