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Black Dalea
Scientific Name: Dalea frutescens A. Gray
Synonym: Parosela frutescens
Family: Fabaceae
Black Dalea (Dalea  frutescens) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 12-13
USDA: 9b

Frost Tolerance: Hardy in Phoenix

Heat Tolerance: Excellent

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: USA (Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico), northeastern Mexico

Growth Habits: Evergreen perennial, fast growing up to 4 feet tall (120 cm), 3 to 5 feet spread (90-150 cm)

Watering Needs: Little water, long roots will find water some distance away


Black Dalea (Dalea  frutescens)

Blooming Habits:
The Black Dalea has clusters of purple flowers in late summer and fall

Fruiting Habits:

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