As it starts to warm up we know everyone will be looking for shade, try sitting under this beauty…

  • Common Name: Cascalote
  • Botanical Name: Caesalpinia cacalaco
  • Native Distribution:  Native to Mexico
  • Hardiness: 20°
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Water: Low
  • Growth (rate, size and form): Slow moderate, 15 x 15, vase shaped
  • Foliage (e/d, color, texture): Evergreen, dark green, medium texture
  • Flowers (color & season): Showy yellow spikes.  Winter to spring
  • Comments (litter, thorns, allergenic): Low litter, medium thorns
  • Special Features (wildlife, other): Stunning winter, flowers are followed by colorful seed pds