Dais cotinifolia

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AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 6m x 5m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

A small tree which forms a rounded crown of mildly glossy blue-green foliage. The grey-brown bark is often streaked. Masses of fragrant, pinkish-mauve flowers forming a pompon-like cluster grace this tree in the flowering season.

ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
The flowers attract butterflies and many other insects

MAINTENANCE:
Low maintenance. For best flowering results, feed with slow release 3:1:5 at 6 week intervals throughout the growing season.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately in summer.

GARDEN THEMES:
Bushveld, country, forest, formal, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
Attractive feature plant suitable for small gardens. Can be planted along driveways, on a boundary or in the centre of a lawn.
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