Faidherbia albida

Botanical names:
Faidherbia albida Accepted
Acacia albida Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 30 feet to 40 feet
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Other: Loses its leaves during heavy rains.
Fruit: Other: Orange to reddish brown twisted pod
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Erosion control
Flowering Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Depth to plant seed: Just below soil surface.
Other info: Soak for about 8 hours.
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Acacia albida by plantladylin Nov 9, 2014 7:07 PM 2

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