Height: 20-25'; Spread: 30'
Evergreen, may be semi-deciduous; moderately dense, rounded canopy.
Dark green, pinnately-compound leaves with 2-3" long leaflets.
6-8" long spikes of bright yellow, 3" flowers throughout summer. May sporadically flower after main flowering.
12" long brown pod.
Slightly furrowed reddish-brown bark.
In general, 15-20 gallons per week for the first 2 years; 15-20 gallons twice a month for the 3rd year; as needed after 3 years (varies by soil, sun, and wind conditions).
- Tree Care:
Moderate. Requires regular pruning to shape when young.
Drought (once established); any soil; medium winds.
- Special Considerations:
Fruit may cause litter issues
- Notable Traits:
Native to Brazil. Stunning display of yellow flowers in summer.