General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
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
Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Other: Blooms on new wood
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Erosion control
Will Naturalize
Resistances: Salt tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects

Image
Common names
  • Tamarisk
  • Saltcedar
  • Salt Cedar
  • Karoo Tamarisk
  • Five-Stamen Tamarisk
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Tamarix ramosissima
  • Synonym: Tamarix pentandra

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by RachaelHunter and is called "Bleeding Hearts"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.