Description: A spreading, densely foliaged small mallee 6-18' x 4-15'. In cultivation often forms an erect tree with short trunk and dense crown. Unique, horn-like bud caps with large, white to 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, hedge, good for coastal area plantings, small street tree.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small tree to 21' (7 m), lignotuber|
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Monday August 29, 2011 04:48 PM