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Diospyros whyteana RSA Tree No 611 : fact sheet


Species name:
Diospyros whyteana RSA Tree No 611
Common names:
Black bark ,bladder-nut ,Swartbas
Description:
Bladder Nut Tree Small/Shrub Very Tall

Plant area

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

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 700cm
Width:
Less than 300cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Very Tall - below 700cm ,Tree Small - below 700cm ,Shrubs All ,A tree
Usage:
Good Hedge ,Windbreak ,Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Wood useful for implements/utensils ,Traditional Medicine ,Traditional Beverage/Tea ,Bonsai Potential ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Edible ,Combo Tones Brownish/Redish
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Fast Growing
Foliage:
Evergreen

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