Broadleaf Evergreen Trees, Large Shrubs
Deciduous / Evergreen
Valued as a nonpoisonous replacement for oleander, although it's early summer flowering is not as spectacular and occurs over only a couple of weeks.
Late spring, early summer, Small white flowers in umbels followed by small brown fruit.
Average Landscape Size
15' x 10'
Floral Accent, Screen
Needs good drainage. Does very well in Washington County. Though they tend to be small at the nursery, Arizona rosewood can be pruned and shaped into a hedge or small tree. Works well in tight spaces and around patios.
USDA Hardiness Zone
-10° F, Zone 6a