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Common Name: Jacaranda
Latin Name: Jacaranda mimosifolia
Tree Size: Medium
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Rapid
Water Needs: Moderate
Attributes: showy or fragrant flower
Features: Fernlike foliage and showy trumpet-shaped lavender flowers.
Comments: A unique species for South Texas.
Problems: Not cold-tolerant. Needs proper pruning to develop structure. Seed pods can litter pavements.
Firewise: Yes
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