The Q&A Archives: Foothill Palos Verde Tree

Question: Where can I find a palos verdes tree? I live in Chino Hills - and loved seeing this tree when visiting AZ. Thanks for any info. Oscar

Answer: Cercidium microphyllum is the foothills Palo Verde tree. It's native to parts of southern California, producing slow growth to 20' tall and wide. It's a trouble-free tree, and should grow well in your gardening region. Here's a list of local nurseries carrying Monrovia stock. Phone ahead to make sure they have the tree you're looking for:

Parkview Nursery #2
4377 Chicago Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
(909) 784-6777

Armstrong/Downey #710
9920 S. Paramount Blvd.
Downey, CA 90240
(562) 927-7675

All American Home
7201 E. Firestone Blvd.
Downey, CA 90241
(562) 927-8666

Armstrong/Monrovia #726
635 W. Huntington Drive
Monrovia, CA 91016
(626) 358-4516

Armstrong/Artesia #731
11540 E. Artestia Blvd.
Artesia, CA 90701
(562) 865-2416

Flowerdale Nurseries #2
2700 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 754-6661

Las Tunas Nursery
1155 E. Las Tunas Drive
San Gabriel, CA 91776
(626) 286-0119

San Gabriel Nsy & Florist
632 South San Gabriel Blvd.
San Gabriel, CA 91776
(626) 286-0787

Louie's Nursery #2
18550 Van Buren Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92508
(909) 780-7841

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