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Psorothamnus spinosus - Smoke Tree (Seed)

Psorothamnus spinosus - Smoke Tree (Seed)

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  • Psorothamnus spinosus - Smoke Tree (Seed)

    Psorothamnus spinosus - Smoke Tree (Seed)

    An aptly named large shrub or small tree whose spiny gray branches give it the appearance of plumes of smoke. Usually leafless when in bloom, when it is covered in dark purple, indigo-like flowers. Good as a specimen or barrier in full sun.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NamePsorothamnus spinosus
    Common NameSmoke Tree
    Plant TypeShrubs
    Height by Width20ft. x 20ft.
    Flower ColorPurple, Violet, Lavender
    Flowering MonthsJune, July
    Sun ExposureInland-Sun
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeSand, fast draining
    Sowing SeasonSpring/Summer
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Moderate

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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