Cercidium microphyllum  (Parkinsonia microphyllum)  Foothill Palo Verde

Foliage: Deciduous

Mature Height: 12’ - 20’

Mature Width: 12’ - 25’

Growth Rate: Slow

Hardiness: 15 degrees F

Exposure: Full Sun

Leaf Color: Green

Shade: Filtered

Flower Color:  Pale to Bright Yellow

Flower Shape: Funnel Shaped Petals

Flower Season: Spring

Thorns: Yes

Propagation Method: Seed

Sizes Available: #25, #45, and 48"


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