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Ehretia rigida RSA Tree No 657 : fact sheet


Species name:
Ehretia rigida RSA Tree No 657
Common names:
Deurmakaarbos ,Hottentot's lilac ,Puzzle bush
Description:
Puzzle bush Shrub Very Tall

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 ,RSA-Karoo Nama - Summer Rain ,RSA-High Veld Grasslands/Montane - Summer Rain

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 700cm
Width:
Less than 300cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Very Tall - below 700cm ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Good Hedge ,Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Edible ,Combo Tones Blackish/Redish
Flowers:
Blueish/Purple/Mauve/Violet/Lavender/Lilac Tones ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.)
Features:
Foliage:
Deciduous

Plant suppliers

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
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George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za

Siyakula Indigenous Nursery

Magaliesburg
tel: 0122580381
email: siyakula@lantic.net
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Twinstreams

Mtunzini
cell: 083 630 6466, 083 643 1319
tel: 035 340 7017
email: jon@twinstreams.co.za
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Van der Bergh Garden Villa

Stellenbosch
tel: 0218844095
email: toos@live.co.za
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West coast

Broadacres
tel: 011 516 0262
email: witkoppen@webmail.co.za
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