Green Mormon Tea

Ephedra Viridis

plant type:
shrub
lifecycle:
perennial
growing season:
warm

Soil

Acceptable Soil Types:
Clay
Loam
Sand
Acceptable Soil conditions:
AlkalineSaltCaliche

Location

Min elevation:
3000
Max elevation:
70000
Counties: 
Apache
Cochise
Coconino
Maricopa
Mohave
Navajo
Pima
Santa Cruz
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
Slow
Germination Overall: 
High
Germination rate: 
Fast
Reproduction: 
High
Establishment: 
High

Ecological

Best Suited for these Site conditions:
Cold
Best Suited for these Management goals:
Drought resiliencePollinator habitatWildlife habitat

Additional Information

Commercial availability:
Commonly available