TROPICAL PLANT ENCYCLOPEDIA


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Monanthotaxis caffra, Monanthotaxis

Monanthotaxis caffra

Monanthotaxis
Family: Annonaceae
Origin: Southeastern Africa and Madagascar
Large shrub 5-10 ftVine or creeperFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterFragrantSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Monanthotaxis is a Afrotropical plant genus with some 56 species, belonging to the Annonaceae. They are native to the tropics and subtropics of southeastern Africa and Madagascar.

Rare fragrant plant related to Ylang Ylang. It grows into a large woody Liana, or large size bush if trimmed.




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