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Ekebergia capensis RSA Tree No 298 : fact sheet


Species name:
Ekebergia capensis RSA Tree No 298
Common names:
Cape ash ,Essenhout
Description:
Cape ash Tree Medium

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain

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 ,Wood useful for furniture/instruments ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Redish/Pinkish Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves Compound-Leaflets Entire

Plant suppliers

Wellington
cell: 082 774 1102
tel: 021 864 3857
email: Johan@arboreta.co.za
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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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Malmesbury
cell: 0827754806
tel: 0827754806
email: info@capescapes.org.za
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Elands Nursery - Rocklands (T-All Plants)

Rocklands
tel: 0419555671
email: info@elands.co.za
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Johannesburg
cell: 0716719324
tel: 0110420000
email: info@gardengoods.co.za
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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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Green Cube

Cape Town
tel: 0834353197
email: arlo@greencube.co.za
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Pretoria
cell: 0824194004
tel: 0827779325
email: greenreflect@mweb.co.za
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Habitat Gardens & Nurseries

Somerset West
cell: 0824553443
tel: 0218554400

Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
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