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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata (Desert-willow, mimbre)

Coffee Pot Mountain

 

 Bouteloua curtipendula

 Bouteloua curtipendula

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

 Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata

Habitat: valley washes
Life Form: tree
Leaf Description: opposite simple
Flower Color: lavender or purple or violet
Flowering Period: April to Aug.
Spines: spineless
Family: Bignoniaceae (bignonia family)
Abundance: locally common

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Chilopsis linearis ssp. Arcuata (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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