MESQUITE (Prosopis spp.)

Evergreen: No
Size: Medium
Bloom Period: Inconspicuous Flowers
Exposure: Sun
Category: Trees
Landscape Uses:
Plant this native tree in very well drained soil. A nice accent plant for the native garden.Plant Description: Mesquite is one of the most adaptable trees and able to withstand drought and heat.  The Mesquitewill even grow in the worst soil conditions.  This deciduous tree is fast growing reaching a mature size of thirty feet tall and wide.  Slender green leaves up to three inches in length dangle from the gray branches.

 

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