Plants in stock

Combretum erythrophyllum RSA Tree No 536 : fact sheet


Species name:
Combretum erythrophyllum RSA Tree No 536
Common names:
River Bushwillow ,Riviervaderlandswilg
Description:
Bush Willow Tree Medium

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coast Semi-arid Scrub - Year Round/Summer Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 1100cm
Width:
Less than 500cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Medium - below 1100cm ,A tree
Usage:
Windbreak ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves ,Wood useful for furniture/instruments ,Wood useful for construction ,Traditional Household Use ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Edible ,Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Combo Tones Yellowish/Whitish/Creamy
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Fast Growing
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage In Autumn red/brown/orange/yellow above ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Simple Entire ,Leaves/Leaflets Egg-shaped, Ovate

Plant suppliers

Alriwi Nursery

Nelspruit
tel: 0137334901
email: alriwi@telkomsa.net
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Wellington
cell: 082 774 1102
tel: 021 864 3857
email: Johan@arboreta.co.za
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Braambos Kwekery

Meyerton
cell: 0823190926
tel: 0823190926
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Bushketeers Wholesale Nursery

Brits
cell: 082 498 3321
tel: 012 250 2500
email: 3bushketeers@multiplant.co.za
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Cape Town
tel: 0217892100
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Malmesbury
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Ennis Nursery

Hartbeespoort
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Johannesburg
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Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
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