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Broadpod Robust Thorn

Vachellia robusta ssp. robusta

Also known as

Enkeldoring (Afr.), Mooka (Nso.), Mvumbangwenya (Tso.), Mokhu (Tsw.), Muvumba-Ngwena (Ven.), Umngamanzi (Zul.)

Full Sun
Easy care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Broadpod Robust Thorn Overview

This is a small to medium, upright, deciduous thorn tree consisting of a narrow crown. The narrow upright growth and majestic stature, makes it one of the most popular thorn trees in southern Africa. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape.

Special features of Broadpod Robust Thorn

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Drought resistant

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Other uses of Broadpod Robust Thorn

Other uses

Medicinal