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Erythrina lysistemon RSA Tree No 245 : fact sheet


Species name:
Erythrina lysistemon RSA Tree No 245
Common names:
Common coral tree ,Coral Tree ,Gewone koraalboom ,Koraalboom
Description:
Coral Tree Tree Medium

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
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:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Medium - below 1100cm ,A tree
Usage:
Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Edible Leaves ,Traditional Household Use ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Fruit particularly attractive ,Fleshy Fruit/Seed ,Blackish/Very Dark Tones ,Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Edible
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Winter (June-Aug.)
Features:
Thorny/Spiny/Prickly/Bristly/Sharp-edged ,Fast Growing
Foliage:
Deciduous ,Leaves Compound-Leaflets Entire

Plant suppliers

Wellington
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Habitat Gardens & Nurseries

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