Bush Dalea

 

Dalea pulchra 

 

Fabaceae

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Form: Shrub
Seasonality: Evergreen
Size: 8' high by 5' wide
Leaves: Silvery green, 2-4 leaflets
Flowers: Small rose-pink clusters with purple spikes
Fruit: Seed pod
Range/Origin: Southeast Arizona and northern Mexico
Hardiness: Sunset Zones 1213, USDA 9

Comments: Moderate litter, No thorns

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exposure: Full sun
  • Water: Moderate
  • Soil: Sandy, well drained
  • Propagation: Seed, cuttings
  • Maintenance: Moderate; prune to shape to encourage new growth

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