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Berchemia sp., Pink Ivory, Red Ivory

Berchemia sp.

Pink Ivory, Red Ivory
Family: Rhamnaceae
Origin: South Africa
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterEdible

Species:

Berchemia zeyheri (Red Ivory) is an evergreen to semi-decidous drought resistant tree. The fruits are delicious and can be eaten fresh.

Another related tree is Berchemia discolor (Brown Ivory), which also bears edible fruit but differs in leaf size and the color of the fruit.





Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/berchemia_sp.htm

Berchemia zeiheri - seeds

Red Ivory. Evergreen to semi-decidous drought resistant tree. The fruits are delicious and can be eaten fresh.
Ordering seeds info

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