A picture of a Igcolo

Igcolo

Rapanea melanophloeos

Also known as

Udzilidzili, Isiqwane Sehlati

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

8a-11b

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Igcolo

Rapanea melanophloeos, flowering branch.
Rapanea melanophloeos, flowers.
Rapanea melanophloeos, fruiting branch.
Rapanea melanophloeos, fruits.
Bark

Igcolo Overview

The graceful Cape Beech is a hardy tree for a large, coastal garden setting, and for windy areas. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Western Cape.

Special features of Igcolo

Attracts butterflies

Drought resistant

Wind break

Hedge plant

Attracts bees

Other uses of Igcolo

Other uses

Medicinal