Sensitive to drought or cold, its leaves drop at the slightest provocation. Armed with sharp, deciduous thorns, the bark is otherwise smooth and green.
Attributes - Parkinsonia aculeata
Plant Type: Shrub, Tree
Bloom Season: Mid Spring through Early Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Height: 20 ft. to 30 ft.
Width: 30 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10, 11
Notes: Thrives in Alkaline Soil, Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance.