TreeBook: Tree Species Indigenous to Southern Africa, indexed by Scientific name.
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Vangueri infausta | Wild medlar | A small deciduous tree provides a bush veld look and feel | North-east Pretoria
Suitable for a very small garden. Wild medlar has fairly large, velvety leaves. It bears tasty fruit, edible for humans and loved by game. Leaves sometimes develop warts. This is caused by red mite. It is easily controlled with an appropriate insecticide.
Wilde mispel, Wildemispel
It is hardy -survives a min. temperature of -2C
It will grow in soil type:
Small: 3m high; 2m crown
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Bisexual flower on same the tree
up to 2m
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