Parker County Master Gardener Association's


Saturday, April 8, 2017 8 a.m. - Noon


Native Plants and Grasses, Perennials, Vegetables, Herbs, Annuals, Roses, Shrubs...

Educational presentations on various topics.

Bring plant & gardening questions to “Ask a Master Gardener” table.


Texas AgriLife Extension Service Office

604 N Main Street   Weatherford, Texas

Proceeds help fund horticultural educational and community projects in Parker Co.


Thank you for your support!


These are some of our ongoing projects:

Goldenball Leadtree Leucaena retusa

Grows in full sun to partial shade, deciduous. Mature size 15’x10’. Blooms periodically in spring in bright yellow puff balls, followed by long seed pods. Lends a tropical look to the landscape. Excellent small trees suited for providing light shade with a tropical look. Leaves are soft green with a slightly weeping aspect.

Often blooms after rains during summer-fall. In May, is covered with 1-inch bright yellow puffs, followed by foot-long seedpods. Allow seedpods to dry on tree before collecting. Very drought tolerant and will not survive if over watered.

Firewise - Designation by Texas A&M Forest Service



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 Goldenball Leadtree flowers

Goldenball Leadtree Young