Beaufort Inlet mallet
Description: A spreading, densely foliaged small tree 18-30' x 15-24'. In cultivation often forms an erect tree with short trunk and dense crown. Unique, horn-like bud caps with large, greenish-yellow flowers. Makes a nice street tree, suitable as a windbreak.
Culture: Sun, Loam soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 16 inches per year.
Uses: Ornamental, shade, honey producing plant, good for coastal area plantings.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small tree to 30', NO lignotuber|
|Flower Color||Greenish yellow|
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