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Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 15°F (-9°C)
Heat Tolerance: Prefers afternoon shade in the low deserts
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Origin: USA (Texas: Anacacho Mts, Louisiana), northeastern Mexico (Coahuila)
Growth Habits: Semi-evergreen to deciduous tree or shrub, 6 to 12 feet tall (1.8 to 3.6 m), 6 ro 10 feet in spread (1.8-3 m); gray green, butterfly-shaped, leaves with 2 leaflets connected in the middle.
Watering Needs: Low to moderate water