Botanical Name: Khaya Senegalensis
An excellent plantation timber tree for woodlots and farm forestry. Large usually deciduous tree growing to 30m in height. It has a smooth thick trunk, up to 1m in diameter with dark grey bark. It has glossy pinnate mid green leaves forming a thick canopy. Small creamy white blossoms are followed by small woody capsules to 8cm follow in the warmer months.
Plant Information or Specifications
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Cabinet Timber Tree (#CabinetTimberTree)
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Amount of leaves in Winter?
Some Leaves (Partly Deciduous)
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
No (Full Size)
Sun or Shade
Preferred Soil Type
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