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Burchellia bubalina


Order: Sapindales
   Family: Burseraceae
            Genus: Burchellia
                        Specie: Burchellia bubalina

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Fertile well-drained soil in full sun or part-shade

Features: Leaves dark green; orange to red umbels of flowers in spring

Uses: Shrub borders Specimen plant

Zones: 9-11

Description: Also known as the wild pomegranate or buffalo horn, the species occurs from the Cape of Good Hope to the Tropic of Capricorn. It is an evergreen shrub to about 10 ft (3 m) in height, broadly globose with many upright branches arising from the base. The le

Growth Habit: Rounded with branches arising from base

Comments: Not often seen in cultivation

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