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Elaeocarpus sp., Bead Tree, Fringe Bells, Fairy Petticoats

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Elaeocarpus sp.
Family: Elaeocarpaceae
Bead Tree, Fringe Bells, Fairy Petticoats
Origin: Southeast Asia, Australia
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

A medium size tree with a dense crown of foliage, and an approximately conical form. The masses of white and sometimes pinkish flowers are arranged in rows along the branchlets.

It is an ideal tree for the garden as it needs little maintenance to thrive, surviving well in low nutrient and dry soils (although it performs best when well watered). This species grows in a range of light intensities, from shade through to full sun.

Species and varieties:

Elaeocarpus angustifolius

Elaeocarpus bancroftii

Elaeocarpus decipiens

Elaeocarpus ganitrus

Elaeocarpus grandiflorus

Elaeocarpus hygrophyllus

Elaeocarpus mastersii

Elaeocarpus serratus

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Elaeocarpus grandiflorus - Fairy Petticoats

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Fairy Petticoats. The masses of white to pinkish flowers...  more
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