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Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

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Geoffraea decorticans-Chilean Palo Verde  

Semi evergreen tree with open irregular structure. Bark is green and satiny smooth. Can reach 20' xy 15' moderately fast. Usually multi trunked. Will root sprout to make a grove. Small golden yellow flowers in early spring.  Chilean native. Soak roots once a month during warm season. Blooms before the other Palo Verdes in spring.

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