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Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
 Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata
Family: Mimosoideae / Mimosaceae
Powderpuff
Origin: Southern Mexico, Panama, Bolivia
large shrub 5-10 ftsmall shrub 2-5 ftfull sunshadesemi-shademoderate waterred/crimson/vinous flowerspink flowersattracts butterflies, hummingbirdsincuded in CD catalog

This species has dwarf growth habit, and blooms year round. The plant is always covered with flowers. The name Calliandra means "beautiful stamens", and several of the approximately 150 shrubs and small trees belonging to this genus are grown for their dense heads of pink or white silky stamens that appear on short stalks along the upper sides of the branches. Propagation is easier from seeds, cuttings are also possible. The name Calliandra comes from the Greek for 'beautiful stamens'. The globular flowerheads can be up to 2.5 inches in diameter (6 cm).

This plant can be trained either in a small standard tree or a nice round bush.


 
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff

Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff
Calliandra emarginata, Inga emarginata, Powderpuff


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   2766 Calliandra emarginata - Dwarf Powderpuff
Powderpuff - dwarf everblooming variety. Drought tolerant, easy to grow plant. It stays very short 2-3 ft tall, gets dense and bushy, no pruning needed.
This item is certified for shipping to California.
3 gal pot1 plant(s) in stock
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24.95  
 
   2191 Calliandra emarginata - seeds
Powderpuff - dwarf everblooming variety. Drought tolerant, easy to grow.
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