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    Cercidium 'Desert Museum' Multi

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    Desert Museum Palo Verde (7823949725951)
    Desert Museum Palo Verde (7823949725951)
    Desert Museum Palo Verde (7823949725951)

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    Desert Museum Palo Verde

    Desert Museum Palo Verde

    Cercidium 'Desert Museum' Multi

    Regular price $149.95
    Regular price $179.95 Sale price $149.95
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    Mature height
    20-25 ft.
    Mature Width
    20-25 ft.
    Sun exposure
    Full Sun
    Growth Rate
    Grows Well in Zones
    8, 9
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    Cercidium 'Desert Museum', also known as Parkinsonia 'Desert Museum', is a breathtaking specimen that is sure to make a statement in any landscape. This stunning hybrid palo verde tree is a must-have for any homeowner or landscaper looking to add an impressive and unique element to their outdoor space.

    Standing tall and proud, the Desert Museum Palo Verde boasts a striking silhouette and a beautiful contrast of colors. Its smooth, green bark creates a lovely backdrop for the vibrant yellow blooms that burst forth in the spring, creating a stunning visual display. Its leaves are finely divided and feathery, adding to the tree's delicate yet dramatic appearance.

    The Desert Museum Palo Verde is a large tree, capable of reaching heights of up to 30 feet and spreading up to 25 feet wide. Its large, open canopy provides ample shade and shelter, making it an ideal addition to any backyard, park, or street corner.

    This gorgeous, deciduous Cercidium x 'Desert Museum' tree offers year-round interest with its green trunk and branches. It is a thornless hybrid of three different Palo Verde species, making it a unique and special addition to any landscape.

    The Desert Museum Palo Verde is an incredibly versatile tree, perfect for a range of garden uses. It works well as a stunning centerpiece in a large garden or as a shade tree in a small backyard. Its impressive size and unique form make it an excellent choice for street plantings, where it can provide beauty and shade to passersby.

    One of the many things that set the Desert Museum Palo Verde apart from other trees is its impressive drought tolerance. This tree is well-suited to California's arid climate and can thrive in a wide range of soil types. It is also highly resistant to pests and disease, making it a low-maintenance option for gardeners and landscapers alike.

    Don't wait to add the Desert Museum Palo Verde to your outdoor space. This beautiful and unique tree is sure to impress and make a lasting impact on any landscape. Order now from Plants Express, California's #1 Online Plant Nursery, and start designing the garden of your dreams today.

    Plant care

    The Desert Museum Palo Verde is a hardy tree that requires minimal care to thrive. Here are a few tips to help ensure that your plant stays healthy:

    Planting: The Desert Museum Palo Verde prefers well-drained soil and full sun. It is drought-tolerant and can tolerate poor soil conditions. It can be planted in a variety of landscapes and can be used as a specimen tree or planted in groups to create a natural hedge. When planting, it is best to space the plants about 20-30 feet apart to allow room for growth.

    Pruning: The Desert Museum Palo Verde requires minimal pruning, but it is a good idea to remove any dead or damaged branches to maintain its shape and encourage new growth.

    Fertilizing: The Desert Museum Palo Verde does not require regular fertilizing, but you can add a slow-release fertilizer at the time of planting to give it a boost.

    Pest and Disease: The Desert Museum Palo Verde is generally resistant to pests and diseases. However, it is always a good idea to keep an eye out for any signs of trouble. Common pests that might infest your plant include spider mites and scale insects, which can be controlled with insecticidal soap or neem oil.

    By following these simple care tips, your Desert Museum Palo Verde will thrive and provide you with beautiful yellow-green foliage and clusters of bright yellow flowers for years to come.

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    Our commitment to your satisfaction goes beyond just reducing waste and emissions, as we guarantee that your products are in the capable hands of our expert team members. With their careful attention and exceptional skills, your plants and trees will arrive in immaculate condition, ready to thrive in your care.


    Q: What is a Desert Museum Palo Verde?
    A: The Desert Museum Palo Verde (Cercidium 'Desert Museum') is a hybrid tree that was created by crossing three different species of palo verde. It is known for its fast growth, beautiful yellow flowers, and unique green trunk.

    Q: How big does the Desert Museum Palo Verde grow?
    A: The Desert Museum Palo Verde is a fast-growing tree that can reach up to 30 feet in height and spread up to 30 feet wide. However, its size can be controlled with proper pruning.

    Q: What are the watering requirements for a Desert Museum Palo Verde?
    A: The Desert Museum Palo Verde is a drought-tolerant tree that can survive on very little water once established. However, it does require regular watering during the first few years of growth to establish a strong root system.

    Q: What is the best time to prune a Desert Museum Palo Verde?
    A: The best time to prune a Desert Museum Palo Verde is during the winter months when the tree is dormant. Pruning during the growing season can cause damage to the tree and may result in stunted growth or dieback.

    Q: Is the Desert Museum Palo Verde susceptible to any diseases or pests?
    A: The Desert Museum Palo Verde is generally a hardy and disease-resistant tree. However, it can be susceptible to the palo verde borer beetle, which can cause damage to the trunk and branches. Regular inspections and treatments can help prevent infestations.

    Q: What is the best location for planting a Desert Museum Palo Verde?
    A: The Desert Museum Palo Verde prefers full sun and well-draining soil. It is a desert-adapted tree and can tolerate extreme heat and dry conditions. It is best suited for planting in the southwestern United States, where it is native.

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