A picture of a Mountain cabbage tree

Mountain cabbage tree

Cussonia paniculata

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

3m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Mountain cabbage tree

Cussonia paniculata
Unlobed leaves of C.paniculata subsp.paniculata

Mountain cabbage tree Overview

This evergreen tree makes a beautiful focal point in a garden as it has an unusual shape, interesting gnarled bark and stunning, large, grey-green leaves. Plants show up especially well in a layout where rocks are used. Gardeners growing indigenous South African plants favour them greatly for their unique appearance.

Special features of Mountain cabbage tree

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Other uses of Mountain cabbage tree

Other uses