Poincianella mexicana

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Botanical names:
Poincianella mexicana Accepted
Caesalpinia mexicana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 8 feet to 15 feet
Plant Spread: 6 feet to 8 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Other: 2 inch to 3 inch flat tan to yellow pod.
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Other: Slight fragrance
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: May bloom year round in some locations.
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Xeriscapic
Uses: Shade Tree
Flowering Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous

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