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Glendale Public Library
Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet


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Nolina matapensis-Sonoran Tree Bear Grass

Compared to our own Nolina microcarpa, this species is arborescent up to 25' with at times multiple heads  The dark green leaves are up to 4' in length.  In the low desert, some protection from the hot sun is advised.


Webmaster & Author George Hull Last Updated August 13, 2003