Loxostylis alata

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AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 5m x 4m
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 evergreen tree with a pale grey flaking bark with shallow fissures. The compound leaves have slender, yellowish-green leaflets. Young leaflets have a reddish tinge. White male and female flowers are borne on separate trees in dense terminal sprays. Female flowers turn dark red when old and contain small fruit.

GARDEN THEMES:
Forest, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
An attractive tree suitable for medium gardens.
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