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Prosopis pubescens Seeds


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Botanical nameProsopis pubescens
Common nameScrewbean mesquite

Screwbean mesquite is a winter deciduous spiny shrub or small tree with lacy bright green foliage. Fruits are coiled pods that can be ground into a sweet edible flour. Screwbean requires regular water.

Plant TypeTree, Shrub
Mature Size10′-33′ H x 20′ W
Flower ColorYellow
Flowering SeasonSpring/Summer
Cold ToleranceHardy to 15 degrees F
Wildlife BenefitedBumble Bees, Butterflies, and Native Bees
Sowing TimeFall
Pre- TreatmentNone

Please note that we can only ship to CA, NV, AZ, and UT. Packet weighs about .5 grams.

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Additional information

Weight.00011 lbs