BOTANICAL NAME: Prosopis glandulosa
COMMON NAME: Texas Honey Mesquite
DESCRIPTION: Large, deciduous mesquite 30' height and spread. Bright green leaflets to 2" are spaced apart and resemble the California pepper. Cold hardy to 0°.
LANDSCAPE USES: Single or more commonly multi-trunk forms provide excellent filtered shade in xeriscape gardens or patios.
CARE: Prune to shape and keep drooping branches out of pedestrian areas. Cold, heat and drought tolerant. Will benefit from supplemental irrigation and tolerates lawn conditions. Borers, leaf and seed pod litter can be problems with this tree.
Kelly Green Trees, Inc.
14399 N. Wentz Road, Marana, Arizona 85653
P.O.Box 10, Marana, Arizona 85653-0010
Phone: 520-682-3037 or 520-682-2616
Phone: 800 LIVE OAK Fax: 520-682-3579
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