A picture of a Koditshane

Koditshane

Searsia pyroides

Also known as

Ntlokotshane

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Koditshane

S.pyroides leaves
S. pyroides flowers
S. pyroides ripening fruits
Large specimen of S.pyroides

Koditshane Overview

To the gardener who likes variety in the garden, Searsia pyroides should not be left out. This is a good species to provide textural variation in your garden. You will not be alone in choosing this tree as it has been chosen as the Tree of the Year for 2007 together with Pavetta schumanniana. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape, Western Cape.

Special features of Koditshane

Attracts birds

Drought resistant

Wind break

Hedge plant

Other uses of Koditshane

Other uses

Edible