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Jacaranda mimosifolia
Jacaranda mimosifolia

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Zone
Zones 12, 13, 15-25, 27, H1, H2
Full Sun
Full
Regular Water
Moderate

Jacaranda mimosifolia

Bignoniaceae
Deciduous, Trees

Brazilian native 25 to 50 ft. high, 15 to 30 ft. wide, with open, irregular, oval-headed habit; sometimes multitrunked or even shrubby. Tubular, 2-in., lavender-blue flowers appear in 8-in. clusters. Finely cut, ferny leaves usually drop in late winter. New leaves may emerge quickly, or branches may remain bare until tree comes into bloom, typically in mid to late spring, though blossoms may appear earlier or open at any time throughout summer.

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