Indian Rosewood (Dalbergia sissoo)

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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Other
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 50 feet and above.
Plant Spread: 40 feet.
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Xeriscapic
Uses: Shade Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Propagation: Seeds: Scarify seeds: Hard coat
Sow in situ
Can handle transplanting
Containers: Not suitable for containers

Carcass of mature D sisso.

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Location: Potohar, Pakistan.Date: 2012-09-16Carcass of mature D sisso.
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Location: Dalbergia sissoo, cultivated, Arizona State University, Tempe, ArizonaDate: 2008-04-01Photo courtesy of: Miwasatoshi
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Comments:
Posted by KAMasud (Alpha Centauri - Zone 9a) on Sep 22, 2012 12:48 AM

Very valuable furniture timber , mature living trees difficult to find. Carcass of mature tree shown for size comparison with a cow.

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