Sissoo Trees | Drought Tolerant Trees

The Sissoo (Dalbergia sissoo), also known as the Indian Rosewood, keeps its leaves all year, making it an excellent choice for both shade and privacy. Whether you have a desert style landscape, Mediterranean style or even classic style, Sissoo trees will get the job done!

Click here to see our full list of drought tolerant and drought resistant trees perfect for your North County San Diego landscape.

Water Needs

Wet but well drained soil


Full sun to partial shade


65 feet

Growth Rate

24+ inches per season


Inconspicuous, fragrant, white


Year round

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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!

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