Attracts birds. Dense crown of dark green leaves.
Propagation from fresh seed, removed from the flesh. Germination is reliable and takes up to 2 months.
Fruit eaten by Topknot pigeon. Large tree in the wild and important for butterflies.
This specimen on Fish Creek opposite Romea St is distinctly hairy (var. pubescens).
Attractive small bushy tree for average sized gardens.
Foliage Photo: Robert Whyte
Hairy new growth