sausage tree

From EGP680.00

Drooping velvety dark red flowers that become long, heavy, sausage-shaped fruits are the foremost ornamental features of the sausage tree. Sausage tree develops a dome-shaped canopy that is wide-spreading. The bark is thinly corky or platy and tan-gray. The sausages may become quite large and heavy, as long as 3 feet (1m) in length and weighing upward of 15 pounds (7.5KG).

SKU sausage-tree
  • full sun
  • medium
  • moderately

Scientific NameKigelia Africana
Growth CycleEvergreen
Habit TypeTrees
Flower ColorDark Red, Tan
Growth RateMedium, Fast
HabitatEastern Africa, Middle Africa

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