Tamarisk (Tamarix ramosissima)

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Botanical names:
Tamarix ramosissima Accepted
Tamarix pentandra Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 6 to 20 feet (1.8-6m)
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 feet (2.4-3.7m)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Other: Blooms on new wood
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Erosion control
Will Naturalize
Resistances: Salt tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects

In bud, on seafront

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Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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