Jacaranda | Drought Tolerant Trees
The Jacaranda (Jacaranda mimosifolia) makes an excellent shade tree; their unique foliage makes them adaptable to many landscape designs from desert to tropical. Though soft in appearance, Jacarandas are pretty tough trees and love growing in the intense summer heat that our deserts endure.
24 inches per season
Spring, Summer or Fall
Showy, blue or lavender
Summer or Fall
Large brown capsule
Pest & Disease
Resistant to Oak Root Fungus; susceptible to Aphids, Phytophthora and Root Rot
To learn more about creating a water wise landscape, check out our complete list of the best drought tolerant and drought resistant trees for North County San Diego. You can also contact our Certified Arborist to ask a question!
Tree Barber Inc. has been proudly serving North County San Diego for over 30 years.