Apache Plum

Fallugia paradoxa

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

Soil

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

Location

Min elevation:
3000
Max elevation:
8000
Counties: 
Cochise
Coconino
Graham
Maricopa
Mohave
Navajo
Pima
Yavapai

Reproduction & Growth

Growth rate: 
NA
Germination Overall: 
NA
Germination rate: 
Fast
Germination Requirements: 
N
Reproduction: 
Moderate
Establishment: 
NA

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:
Not commonly available
NOTES:
has been shown to facilitate desirable alter seril species during drought
Citations:
Sthultz et al. 2007