Featherplume

Dalea formosa

plant type:
shrub
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
NA
cover:
High

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Loam
Sand
Gravel
Acceptable Soil conditions:
AcidicAlkalineMetalSaltCaliche

Location

Min elevation:
2000
Max elevation:
6500
Counties: 
Apache
Cochise
Coconino
Gila
Graham
Greenlee
Maricopa
Navajo
Pima
Santa Cruz
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
Low
Germination Overall: 
NA
Germination rate: 
NA
Germination Requirements: 
N
Reproduction: 
NA
Establishment: 
High

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
ColdDisturbanceFireFloodingLow lightRiparian
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Tortoise habitatDrought resilienceErosion controlForage productionPollinator habitatIncreased soil healthWeed managementWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
NA
NOTES:
Browse, doesn't need pretreatment for germ.
Citations:
Beley 1982