Purple Jacaranda Mimosifolia Seeds: Fastest Growing Flowering Tree
Purple Jacaranda trees are perfect for tropical regions as they thrive in heat and sandy soils. Native in Australia, this highly ornamental deciduous, semi-evergreen tree boasts big purple flower blooms, arching light brown tree trunks, and reaches a 20-60 ft height with an equal spread!
They are also deer resistant. Jacaranda Mimosifolia Trees are also medicinal and non-toxic. The leaves fight bacteria and have antibiotic, antimicrobial, and antioxidant properties.
Other Names: Green Ebony Tree, Jacaranda acutifolia, Black Poui, Brazilian Rose Wood Zone: 10 to 11 (to 20 degrees F) Growth Rate: Fast Plant Type: Medium to a large deciduous flowering tree. Family: Bignoniaceae Native Range: Argentina, Bolivia Height: 20 to 50 feet Spread: 15 to 30 feet Bloom Time: June-July Bloom Color: Blue-Violet Sun: Full Sun Fall Color: None Drought Tolerance: Moderate to High Water: Medium Maintenance: Medium Soil Tolerances: Best in sandy, fertile, well-drained soils in bright light. Likes heat and humidity.
Sowing Jacaranda Mimosifolia Seeds: Scarification and moisture enhance germination. Scarify: Pour Hot water over the seed. Soak in water for 24 hours Stratify: 0 days Germination: Sow 1/4” Deep