Parkinsonia florida Seeds

$6.00

47 in stock

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Description

Botanical name Parkinsonia florida
Common name Blue paloverde

Native to washes in the low desert, this attractive tree grows well in a wide range of garden habitats and is quite drought-tolerant once established. Known for its photosynthetic green bark, it produces showy yellow flowers in spring/summer that attract native carpenter bees. Prefers well-drained soil and full sun.

Family Fabaceae
Plant Type Tree
Mature Size 10-20’H x 10-20’W
Flower Color Yellow
Flowering Season Spring, Summer
Cold Tolerance Hardy to 15F
Wildlife Benefited Bees, birds
Warnings None
Sowing Time Summer
Pre- Treatment Scarify in hot H2O, or nick seed coat

Please note that we can only ship to CA, NV, AZ, and UT. Packet contains 10 seeds.

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