TreeBook: Tree Species Indigenous to Southern Africa, indexed by Scientific name.
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Searsia karee | Karee | Swartkaree, Rooikaree | A very hardy, dependable, evergreen tree | Leeuwfontein Estates
Suitable for a small garden. Karee is one of only a few evergreen trees which tolerates severe frost. It has a spreading growth form and needs occasional pruning to form a canopy at height. Its black, rough trunk and branches are characteristic of the species and makes for a striking presentation in the garden. It is an easy grower, but can be messy at times.
It is very hardy -survives a min. temperature of -6C
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Medium: 8m high, 8m crown
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