JATROPHA

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COMMON NAME
Jatropha
Peregrina
BOTANICAL NAME
Jatropha integerrima
HEIGHT 15′
WIDTH 10′
MONOECIOUS
EVERGREEN
LIFESPAN 30 years
COLD TOLERANCE 33° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE
Medium
SALT TOLERANCE No
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS
Full sun to part shade
FLOWER Red, 5 petals
MONTH OF COLOR
Hot months
FRUIT Green fruit, mini
pumpkin-shaped. Contains
small, oval black seeds.
Inedible.
COMMENTS Tough plant with
red blooms. Slender-stemmed,
multi-trunked tropical tree or
large shrub. Native to Cuba.
PRICE 3 gallon $16