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Sideroxylon Lanuginosum

Botanical Name:

Sideroxylon lanuginosum

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Tree, Shrub

Lifespan

Woody, Perennial

Plant Height

36-72 ft.

Flower

Tiny flowers appear in clusters in leaf axils, Flowers are in small clusters, sweet, fragrant, open in mid-summer.

Fruit

1/2" long slender shiny globular black fruits mature in the fall, Blue to black berries, oval in shape, edible, ripen in the fall.

Benefits
Attracts

Songbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Ebenales

Family

Sapotaceae

Genus

Sideroxylon

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