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Violet Silverleaf, Cenizo, Violet Texas Ranger
Scientific Name: Leucophyllum candidum I.M. Johnst.
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Violet Silverleaf, Cenizo, Violet Texas Ranger (Leucophyllum  candidum)
Leucophyllum candidum 'Thunder Cloud'
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 7-24, 28-32
USDA: 8-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 10 F (-7C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Southwest USA, northern Mexico

Growth Habits: Evergreen shrub, 2 to 5 feet tall (0.6-1.5 m), 2 to 5 feet wide (0.6-1.5 m); silvery white leaves; young leaves velvety

Watering Needs: Little to moderate water when established, do not overwater, needs good drainage.

Propagation: Softwood cuttings

The 'Thundercloud' Silverleaf is slightly smaller than the species. 'Silver Cloud' has been selected for its abundant blossom.

Blooming Habits:
The Violet Texas Ranger has purple flower in summer and fall, often after a rain.

Fruiting Habits:

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