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Calliandra surinamensis - Surinam Powder Puff


Calliandra surinamensis - Surinam Powder Puff (Calliandra surinamensis)

This is a fantastic flowering shrub or tree. It grows in San Diego very well because of its drought tolerance. It start blooming in fall through early spring.



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I've looked this up.
Apparently the name comes from the pink powder puff flowers.

23 Sep, 2008



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