Also known as the Texas Olive this plant is native to Mexico and Texas. A large evergreen and can become shrub or small tree it blooms year round with clusters of white flowers. Once established it will become drought tolerant, needs good drainage.
Category: Small Trees
Also known as the Pride of Barbados this is an evergreen plant that may be used as a large shrub or a small tree. An excellent use for a small yard. A native to the West Indies it blooms year round in a variety of colors, some being yellow, pink, and red orange.
This dense large shrub can be trimmed to become a small tree. The red orange flowers bloom spring, summer and fall and tends to be deciduous in the winter months. The plant is native to Tropical Africa.
Large evergreen shrub with yellow erect flowers from Tropical Africa. A fast growing plant that gives off the smell of buttered popocorn when leaves are rubbed and blooms throughout the year. Prune to maintain shape.
A small fragrant evergreen shrub with creamy yellow flowers. Fragrance is strongest in the early evening hours. Blooms year round.
A small evergreen tree or large shrub with petite yellow flowers. “brya ebenus is thought to act as a rain gauge, fortelling its onset by suddenly flowering.” -Margaret Barwick (Tropical & Subtropical Trees) This tree is slow growing, and is often a token of bonsai creations and does very well maintained in a pot. salt tolerant.
A large shrub from Tropical America with pink flowers that blooms in the summer and fall. Seed pods are a dark red with bristles on them. Dye from the seed is used in food coloring.
This small tree has pale yellow bell like blooms with a deep red spot in the middle and fades to a red by the end of the day. Grows in all soil types and blooms throughout the year.
A small salt tolerant evergreen tree with golden yellow pompom like flowers and thorny branches. It’s fragrant flowers are used for the perfume industry throughout Europe. Blooms year round, but heaviest in spring and winter.
A small deciduous tree that blooms in the summer and fall. The flowers are pink with one petal being almost completely maroon.