Tree Of The Month: Foothills Palo Verde TextPicture

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


Foothills Palo VerdeRosie on the House Foothills Palo Verde

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