Texas Mountain Laurel
Showy multi-stemmed shrub that produces fragrant violet-blue flowers in clusters during the spring. Caution: Parts of this plant are toxic if ingested and have been known to cause hallucinations.
Common Name: Texas Mountain Laurel
Type: Evergreen small tree or large shrub
Native Range: Southwest United States, Mexico
Zone: 8 - 11
Height: 15 - 20 ft.
Spread: 10 - 15 ft.
Bloom Time: Spring
Bloom Description: Blue
Sun: Full sun
Suggested Use: Container, accent tree
Flower: Clustered, fragrant, showy
Leaf: Evergreen, thick, waxy
Fruit: Pods TOXIC
Other: Parts of this plant are poisonous if ingested
Tolerant: Deer, drought