Chilopsis linearis ‘Bubba’ Bubba Desert Willow

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Description

Growing in progress. Available in 2017.

Does well on drier, well-drained sites. Adapted to desert washes, but it does best with just enough water to keep it green and blooming in warmest months.

Form:
Spreading
Size:
15-20’ x 10-15’
Rate:
Fast
Zone:
7-9
Leaves:
Rich green spring and summer foliage
Bark:
Develops twisted trunk and shaggy bark
Fruit:
Long stringy capsules that persist through winter
Flowers:
Flower is dark pink-purple, often with white or yellow and purple streaks through the throat
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