TreeBook: Tree Species Indigenous to Southern Africa, indexed by Scientific name.
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Searsia leptodictya | Mountain karee | Small to medium size semi-deciduous tree, ideal for screening. Growth form is typical for the species in the wild. North-east Pretoria
Suitable for a small garden as a screening tree. Searsia leptodictya has bright green leaves, forming a dense compact canopy. It grows at a medium rate and is a good candidate for screening. Trim the tree up if you want to raise the canopy. Plant it in a large pot if you have a very small garden
It is hardy -survives a min. temperature of -2C
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Small: 3m high; 3m crow
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Separate male and female trees
up to 2m
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