Mature Size: 35′ x 20′
Scientific Name: Styphnolobium affine/Sophora affinis
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Water Needs: Moderate, Requires well-drained site
Light: Sun to part shade
Tolerances: Partial to heavy shade, drought, alkaline soils (pH > 7.5), limestone.
Attributes: Texas native, showy or fragrant flower, attractive seeds or fruit.
Features: Pink flowers are followed by black, bead-like fruits in the fall. Fruits are avoided by wildlife. Seeds are poisonous.