tree, shrub

Lysiloma watsonii var. thornberi | Feather Tree

(Lysiloma microphylla var. thornberi)

Delicate ferny foliage is an attraction, along with a profuse spring and summer show of white to cream puffball flowers. Grow as a small tree or shrub. If damaged by frost it typically regrows rapidly into a shrubby form. Canopy coverage: 177 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 25F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 15 feet wide


Foliage Color: bright green

Flower Color: white, cream

Flower Season: spring, summer