Blossom Tree

Virgilia spp.

Amaqua Tree, Keurboom, Amakwasboom

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Gardeners need not hesitate on the choice of tree if the keurboom is on the list; it is a beautiful tree, suitable for both the domestic garden and big landscapes. It is fast-growing, beautiful in flower and has an attractive growth form. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape.
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Planning

Difficulty

Easy

Flowering time

Summer, Spring

Special features

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Pioneer

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil type

Sand, Loam

Soil PH preference

Acid, Neutral

Frost hardiness

Tender

Uses

Personality

Family

Fabaceae

Flower colour

Pink, Purple, White

Credits

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by Giles Mbambezeli & Alice Notten, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, August 2003 (Copyright South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa)
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