Is Desert Willow Invasive?

The desert willow (Chilopsis linearis) is a rapid-growing, deciduous tree that has a non-invasive root system. Desert willow trees reach heights ranging from six to 30 feet and produce an attractive pink, white and lavender bell-shaped flower.

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Amy Deemer began her writing career in 1992. She began writing online content in 2009 and writes primarily for Answerbag and Garden Guides. Deemer enjoys researching and writing about flowers, plants and gardening. Deemer has an Associate of Arts in liberal studies from Westmoreland Community College.