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Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 15° F (-9° C)
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade, tolerates reflected heat
Origin: USA (Texas), northern Mexico
Growth Habits: Evergreen tree or large shrub, 10 to 20 (to 30) feet tall (3-6 m to 9 m), 15 to 25 feet in spread (4.5-7.5 m); smooth, thin, gray to reddish bark; large spines; pale green feathery looking bipinnate leaves, about 5 pairs of pinnae, each with 10 to 14 pairs of leaflets.
Watering Needs: Drought resistant
Propagation: Seeds (needs pre-treatment)