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A picture of a Bee bee tree

Bee bee tree

Tetradium daniellii

Also known as

Euodia, Evodia

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15m

Max

8m

10m

Min

4m

Bee bee tree Overview

Deciduous, spreading tree with smooth grey bark and ash-like, dark green leaves which turn yellow in the autumn. Large clusters of small, fragrant, 5-petalled white flowers in July/August are then followed by clusters of small red fruit which, when ripened, open to reveal black buckshot seeds.

How to propagate Bee bee tree

Cuttings

Softwood cuttings in summer, by seed in autumn. Root cuttings in late winter.

Seed

Other uses of Bee bee tree

Attracts large numbers of bees and is prized by beekeepers as a source for late summer honey. The seeds are also popular with birds.