Mesquite - Prosopis glandulosa

Species: Prosopis glandulosa
Common names: Mesquite

Plant Properties

Growth Period: Perennial
Plant Form: Tree Shrub
Foliage: deciduous
Flower color(s): yellow

Plant Requirements

Water requirements: low
Light requirements: full sun

Soil moisture requirements: dry
Soil content requirements: Sand Loam Clay Caliche
Drainage requirements: good
Calcium carbonate (CaC03) tolerance: medium
Drought tolerance: high
For photos and cultivation information, visit: http://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=PRGL2


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