Sausage tree Overview
This genus contains 18 species of tropical and subtropical trees, The compound leaves are made up of oval leaflets. They will produce large bell-shaped flowers; these are borne in long pendent racemes and are mostly orange or red. They are frost tender, min 16C and will require full light and humus-rich, well drained soil. You should water the potted specimens moderately; don't over water when the temperature is low. Propagation is by seeds in the spring.
How to propagate Sausage tree
Seed in spring at not less than 23C.
Other uses of Sausage tree
Grown for its flowers, curious, sausage-like fruits and for shade.