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Common Name: Eve's-Necklace (Texas Sophora)
Latin Name: Sophora affinis
Tree Size: Medium
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Water Needs: Moderate
Tolerances: Partial to heavy shade, drought, alkaline soils (pH > 7.5)
Attributes: Texas native, showy or fragrant flower, attractive seeds or fruit
Features: Pink pea-shaped flowers are followed by black, bead-like fruits.
Comments: Requires well-drained site; fruits are avoided by wildlife.
Problems: Nursery availability may be limited.
Firewise: Yes
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