TreeBook: Tree Species Indigenous to Southern Africa, indexed by Scientific name.
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Combretum erythrophyllum | River bushwillow | A no nonsense, easy to grow, deciduous tree with many gardening applications
Suitable for a small garden. Plant a single Combretum erythrophylum to provide shade in summer and filtered sunlight in winter. A hardy tree with a pleasing and informal shape.
It is very hardy -survives a minimum temperature of -6C
It will grow in soil type:
well-drained compost rich
Medium: 10m high; 8m crown
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Needs modest water
Bisexual flower on same the tree
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