Bulnesia arborea 1
Bulnesia arborea 1

Bulnesia arborea
(Verawood)
(Vera)
USDA Zone: 9A - 11
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Origin: Colombia and Venezuela
Type: Evergreen Tree

Typical Height: 30’-35’
(9.0–10.5mts)
Typical Spread: 16’-20’
(4.8–6.0mts)

Growth: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Salt Tolerance: Low
Wind Tolerance: Moderate
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: Yellow
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer and Fall
Flower Feature: Showy
Light Needs: High
Nutritional Needs: Medium
Human Hazards: None
Family: Zygophyllaceae
Propagation: Seeds, Cuttings
Leaf Type: Pinnaely compound
Texture: Fine
Environmental Issues: Week-rootted

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (2-4'OA)
7G (4-6'OA)
15G (6'-8'OA)
25G (8'-12'OA)
45G (12'-14'OA)
60G (14'-16'OA)
FG (10'-16' OA)

Typical planting distance:
15'-20' O.C.
(4.5–6.0mts)

Common Uses: Parks; Shade; Boulevards; Residence; Street Tree; 
Category: Flowering Tree

Notes: A beautiful flowering tree.

+ In this Photo:
Bulnesia arborea
(Verawood)
Flowers close up

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
October 2013
Miami
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.

The Landscape Manual
Prepared by the Miami-Dade
County
Department of
Planning and Zoning

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
http://hort.ifas.ufl.edu/woody/Pages/bularb/bularb.shtml

http://www.floridagardener.com/pom/verawood.htm

http://www.rareflora.com/bulnesiaaeb.html