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Euclea crispa

Euclea crispa | Blue guarri | Attracts fruit eating birds

Blue guarri | evergreen tree for screening | Leeuwfontein Estates, Pretoria

Gardening ideas

Euclea crispa is suitable for a small garden as screen or focal point. Birds love its fruit.

Euclea crispa

Blue guarri

Bloughwarrie

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It is very hardy (min. temperature is -6C)

  • It will grow in soil type:

well-drained, sandy

Small: 3m high; 4m crown

  • Mature size?

  • Plant in container?

No

  • It's leaf growth is

evergreen

  • It's growth rate is

medium

  • It's roots are

non-aggressive

  • It's drought tolerance?

Drought tolerant

  • Sexes?

Bisexual flower on same the tree

  • Birds?

Fruit eaters

up to 2m

  • Screening value?

  • Flowers?

inconspicuous

  • Value to game?

browse leaves

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