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Cunonia capensis , Butterspoon Tree

Cunonia capensis

Butterspoon Tree
Family: Cunoniaceae
Origin: South Africa
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

It is a beautiful evergreen garden tree which attracts insects to its flowers. It does not grow well in very hot and dry conditions preferring a more temperate climate.




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