tree, shrub

Parkinsonia microphylla | Foothills Palo Verde

(Cercidium microphyllum)

Foothills Palo Verde is naturally more shrublike in form but it can be pruned to become a small tree with character. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: reflected sun, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 10F

Growth Rate: slow

Height: 15 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: bright green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: hummingbirds