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Lysiloma microphylla, Lysiloma watsonii, Feather Bush

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Lysiloma microphylla, Lysiloma watsonii

Feather Bush
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Mimosoideae
Origin: Arizona Rincon Mountains, Tucson in Sonoran desert
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Semi-evergreen tree, drought and cold deciduous. Drops leaves briefly in spring. Will grow rapidly with moisture. Rough gray bark. Pinnately compound leaves. Flower heads small, pale and cream color. Lush texture, dense shade. Naturally a multiple stem. Damaged below 20F. Sun, heat and drought tolerant. Pruning necessary to form desired shape.


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Lysiloma microphylla, Lysiloma watsonii, Feather Bush

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Lysiloma microphylla, Lysiloma watsonii, Feather Bush

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Lysiloma microphylla, Lysiloma watsonii, Feather Bush

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Lysiloma microphylla, Lysiloma watsonii, Feather Bush

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