Parkinsonia praecox | Palo Brea

(Cercidium praecox)

The curving branches of Palo Brea form an interesting structural pattern accentuated by its distinctive, lime green bark. Not quite as cold hardy as most other Palo Verdes. Canopy coverage: 491 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 25F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 25 feet high

Width: 25 feet wide


Foliage Color: blue-green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: hummingbirds