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Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Information Sheet

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Pithecellobium mexicanum-Mexican Ebony

Larger, faster, less dense than flexicaule. Has a naturally rounded form.  Needs loose well drained soil. More water will increase growth. Mature size of about 30' X 20'  but can get as large as 45' X 30'. Native in Sonora and Baja 500-2500'. Zone 8.


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