Guaiacum coulteri. Plant Database Search. Guayacan. This gnarly, evergreen, slow-growing shrub or small tree is native to the gravelly plains of western Mexico. Scientific: Guaiacum coulteri. Common: guayacan, pockwood, Sonora guaiacum, tree of life, wood of life. Family: Zygophyllaceae Origin: A dry forest hardwood. Guaiacum coulteri. Guayacan. Foliage: Semi-Evergreen. Mature Height: 6′ – 25′. Mature Width: 6′ – 25′. Growth Rate: Slow to Moderate. Hardiness: 28 degrees F.
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Which species are on the road to recovery? They are doing very well, with watering twice a week. The plant blooms profusely with purple flowers during the hottest part of summer in Phoenix, defying Mother Nature’s couteri. Reward your locally-owned nursery by giving them your business instead.
On Jan 9,conrehabit from Mazatlan, Mexico wrote: Contact Guaiwcum an Article Advertise. Because seed of Guaiacum species are considered recalcitrant remaining viable only for a short period of time after harvesting I sowed what seed id collected for trial immediately after I returned home.
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The little leaves come directly off the small branches and even the trunk with the most brilliant bright green coloring. Species categorized as Data Deficient DD. A taxon is Vulnerable VU when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Vulnerable, and it is therefore considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild.
Phoenix, Arizona 3 reports. It divides species into nine categories: A taxon is Critically Endangered CR when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Critically Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. A taxon is Endangered EN when the best available evidence indicates that it meets any of the criteria A to E for Endangered, and it is therefore considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild.
Post a comment about this plant. Information on Guaiacum coulteri is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly. It grows much faster with plentiful water in summer.
Most neighbours “harvest” my tree before I know it. On Aug 13,sonotaps from Phoenix, AZ wrote: The Guayacan is native to Mexico and is found as far north as Sonora near Hermosillo relatively frost free. It is also highly drought tolerant and suitable for xeriscaping. Guaiacum coulteri has been Rodents of Unusual Size. A taxon is Extinct EX when there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died.
We need to more than double the number of wild species plants, animals and fungi assessed. I collected only 7 seeds from it last winter. This plant should be used more. Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Sign up to our newsletter Get the latest wild news direct to your inbox. Share this image — Hide sharing options. It took a while to get settled, but it appears to be slowly growing.
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A beautiful shrub to small tree, but relatively hard Species categorized as Least Concern LC. I planted a Guayacan in Tempe, Arizona.
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Regardless, it isn’t a fast grower. A taxon is Near Threatened NT when it has been evaluated against the guaiwcum but does not qualify for Critically EndangeredEndangered or Vulnerable now, but is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.
The picture I uploaded is from an existing tree in our 2 acre site. We need to more than double the number of wild species plants, animals and fungi assessed Our new goal isspecies by This is an incredible couteri.
Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. Species categorized as Vulnerable VU. Species categorized as Gusiacum EN. While I would consider this species highly experimental this far north thus far, it is coultwri the less something every serious plant geek should try.
That is not to say that they aren’t suitable for xeriscape in the least.