Schotia brachypetala
AFRICAN WALNUT, FUCHSIA TREE
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 
Print friendly version of this plant Print   |   View think list View think list
 
Plant type: semi-deciduous tree

Hardiness zones: 9-12

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
15m
Plant habit
 
10m

Add to your plants think list Add to think list  
Add to my profile Add to my profile

Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in crimson

Flowering Time: late winter to late spring

Leaves: red new leaves

Ornamental Fruit: pod
 
Previous plant Next plant

New Search

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Ingram's Wattle

Plant type: evergreen shrub
H: 5m W: 4m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Find out more
groundcovers - use

Fast Facts

groundcovers - use
Establishing good groundcover means that competing weeds are suppressed, soil erosion is slowed and more water gets into and stays in the ground.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more

Schotia brachypetala
AFRICAN WALNUT, FUCHSIA TREE
Fabaceae-Caesalpinioideae

 

  Plant type: semi-deciduous tree

Hardiness zones: 9-12

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
15m
Plant habit
 
10m

FEATURES

Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in crimson

Flowering Time: late winter to late spring

Leaves: red new leaves

Ornamental Fruit: pod


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean & coastal designs

Uses: street tree, shade tree

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: nectar






Advert