Ephedra viridis | Mormon Tea

A shrub for tough conditions, accepting of drought and rocky soils. Well-suited to a naturalistic garden. Leafless stems present a unique look to the landscape. Canopy coverage: 7 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 3 feet wide


Foliage Color: bright green

Flower Color: yellow

Flower Season: spring

Wildlife: birds