Plants in stock

Adansonia digitata RSA Tree No 587 : fact sheet


Species name:
Adansonia digitata RSA Tree No 587
Common names:
Baobab ,Cream of Tartar Tree ,Kremetartboom ,Lemonade Tree ,Monkey-bread Tree
Description:
Baobab, Tree Very Tall

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Larger than 1100cm
Width:
Larger than 500cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Succulent ,Tree Tall to Very Tall - above 1100cm ,A tree ,Food Tree
Usage:
Edible Flower ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves ,Edible Shoots ,Traditional Household Use ,Traditional Medicine ,Traditional Food ,Traditional Beverage/Tea ,Attract Bats ,Attract Bees
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Edible ,Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Palmate-4 or more Leaflets centrally radiating- Entire ,Leaves/Leaflets Obovate

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