Ekebergia capensis

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AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 8m x 7m
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An evergreen tree with a roundish crown. The smooth bark varies in shades of grey. The glossy-green leaves have 3 to 5 pairs of lanceolate leaflets. The loose sprays of sweetly-scented small white flowers are borne at the tips of the branches. The fruit is an almost spherical, fleshy red berry.

GARDEN THEMES:
Bushveld, country, forest, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
A useful shade tree for the larger garden that will attract fruit-eating birds. This is a protected tree in South Africa.
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