Schotia brachypetala

R 200.00

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Key characteristics:

Common name: Huilboerboon

Description: Attractive indigenous tree with large densely branched canopy. Clusters of gorgeous red flowers. Attracts birds and bees to the garden. Host plant for the following butterflies: Koppie Charaxes, Brown Playboy, Common Hairtail, Foxy Charaxea.
Family: Fabaceae
Plant type: Shrub
Origin: Indigenous - E Cape to Zimbabwe
Growing conditions: Sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1000cm
Spread: 700cm
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Red
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