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26840 N. Black Canyon Hwy near Jomax & I-17

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7-12 ft tall AZ Native Western Soapberry (Sapindus saponaria var. drummondii)
AKA Indian soap plant, Jaboncillo, sulluku, manele, a'e
Flower: May-June
Fruit: October
Size: 10-50 ft. tall depending on soil & care
Uses: Soap substitute for laundry soap to wash clothes, seeds for necklaces and buttons, baskets are made from the wood
Growing Conditons: Hardy tree zone 6-11, tolerant of drought, wind, heat, poor soil, air pollution, & Not affected by disease or insects
Butterfly: Soapberry Hairstreak Larval Host (Phaeostrymon alcestis)

Great for Preppers or anyone wanting to help the environment

26840 N. Black Canyon Hwy Phx., AZ 85083

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