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Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana - Honey Mesquite (Plant)

Prosopis glandulosa var. torreyana - Honey Mesquite (Plant)



Plant Characteristics
Species NameProsopis glandulosa var. torreyana
Common NameHoney Mesquite
Plant TypeTree
Sun ExposureCoast-Sun, Inland-Sun,
Water RequirementLow
Soil TypeSand, fast draining
Flower ColorWhite, Cream, Yellow, Gold
Flowering MonthsApril, May, June, July, August
Evergreen/DeciduousWinter deciduous/dormant
Height by Width25ft. x 15ft.
Specialty Features
  • Butterflies/Moths
  • Pollinators
  • Hummingbirds
  • Songbirds
  • Erosion Control

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