Tree Of The Month: Foothills Palo Verde Text

John Eisenhower of Integrity Tree Service talks about the Tree Of The Month, the Foothills Palo Verde.


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Form: Tree

Seasonality: Deciduous

Size: 20ft high by 20 ft wide

Leaves: 4-12 pairs of very small leaflets per leaf stem (petiole)

Flowers: Solitary, pale yellow, blooms

Fruit: Seed pods

Stems/Trunks: Green photosynthetic trunk, smooth bark; dense, twiggy and spiny

Range/Origin: Mohave and Sonora Deserts

Hardiness: Sunset Zones 8-14, 18-20, 15°F

Comments: Seasonal litter, Thorns

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February's Home Maintenance Calendar Tree of the Month: #FoothillsPaloVerde