Heteromorpha arborescens var abyssinica

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AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 7m x 6m
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A beautiful deciduous shrub or small tree which bears a distinctive reddish-brown bark which is smooth and peels off in paper-like flakes. The leaves are alternate, compound, glossy light green, becoming yellow to red in autumn. The strong-smelling flowers are small, greenish-yellow in dense round heads or compound umbels

GARDEN THEMES:
Bushveld, forest, rockery, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
An attractive tree suitable for small gardens. It can be grouped to form a focal point or added to a rockery.
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