Zapoteca portoricensis
WHITE POWDERPUFF TREE, WHITE STICK PEA
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
6m
Plant habit
 
4m

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Origins: Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America

Other Botanical Names: Acacia alba, Acacia colleana, Acacia hamiltonii, Acacia linearis, Acacia portoricensis, Acacia ungulata, Acacia vespertina, Anneslia nicaraguensis, Anneslia spraguei, Calliandra nicaraguensis, Calliandra nogalensis, Calliandra portoricensis

Other Common Names: Night Flowering Acacia, White Tamarind

 
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Zapoteca portoricensis
WHITE POWDERPUFF TREE, WHITE STICK PEA
Fabaceae-Mimosoideae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
6m
Plant habit
 
4m

FEATURES

Flowers: white

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical & coastal designs

Uses: informal screen, street tree, shade tree

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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