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PlantFiles: Hildebrandt's Moringa
Moringa hildebrandtii

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Family: Moringaceae
Genus: Moringa (moh-RIN-guh) (Info)
Species: hildebrandtii (hil-de-BRANDT-ee-eye) (Info)

Category:
Trees

Height:
over 40 ft. (12 m)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Grown for foliage

Other details:
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral QCHammy On Sep 17, 2008, QCHammy from San Tan Valley, AZ (Zone 9a) wrote:

Was believed to be extinct in the wild but was rediscovered in 2007 by JB & JP Castillon. This is the only known wild population known to date.



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