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Croton gratissimus var. gratissimus RSA Tree No 328 : fact sheet


Species name:
Croton gratissimus var. gratissimus RSA Tree No 328
Common names:
Bergboegoe ,Lavender croton ,Lavender feverberry ,Laventelkoorsbessie
Description:
Lavender Fever Berry, Tree Small/Shrub Very Tall

Plant area

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

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 700cm
Width:
Less than 500cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Very Tall - below 700cm ,Tree Small - below 700cm ,Shrubs All ,A tree
Usage:
Wood useful for construction ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Yellowish/Orange/Goldish Tones ,Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Fast Growing
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets Narrowish ,Leaves Simple Entire

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