Maesa lanceolata

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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

An evergreen shrub or small tree with a rough dark grey-brown bark and glossy green foliage. The leaves are dark green above and paler below. It bears tiny creamy-white, fragrant flowers. The fruit is a white, spherical capsule 5mm in diameter that is produced in bunches.

GARDEN THEMES:
Bushveld, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
A wonderful background tree for any wildlife-friendly garden.
FOLIAGE:
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