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Headache tree

Umbellularia spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

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Headache tree Overview

This genus consists of a single species of tree, Umbellularia californica, native to Western coastal regions of the USA. It has pungent leaves that have been used extensively by Native American communities for medicinal purposes and in cooking. It is grown as an ornamental tree and is prized for its woodworking properties.

How to propagate Headache tree

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Headache tree

Grown for their aromatic foliage.

Deciduous Trees

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Mimosa

Acacia spp.

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