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West Texas Nursery

Lotebush - Container

Lotebush - Container

Regular price $65.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $65.00 USD
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(for 25 seedlings)

It may not be big, but this bush provides a lot of impact for wildlife. The thorns make it a great spot for small mammals and birds like quail to hide out, and the berries are great food for them as well.

Latin Name Ziziphus obtusifolia
Tree Size Shrub (4-6 feet)
Hardiness Texas Zones 7-10
Leaf Type Deciduous
Growth Rate Moderate
Soil Needs Adaptable to a variety of soil types
Tolerances Drought; heat
Attributes Texas native; fruit eaten by wildlife
Features Dark blue berries in late spring
Problems Sharp thorns can be a nuisance
Comments Good cover and food for small mammals and birds; especially preferred by quail
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