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| Colubrina stricta|
Colubrina stricta is rare in Texas, reportedly found in Comal County, and one population in Hueco Tanks State Park in El Paso County. It differs from C. texensis by its longer leaves, with 3 main nerves instead of C. texensis's one.
Plant Habit or Use: large shrub
Flower Color: greenish yellow
Blooming Period: spring
Fruit Characteristics: reddish-brown, brown or black drupe
Height: 3 to 10 feet
Width: 4 to 12 feet
Plant Character: deciduous
Heat Tolerance: very high
Soil Requirements: adaptable