Candle tree

Posted by on May 7, 2013 in fruiting season MS, Others | Comments Off on Candle tree

Candle tree
Scientific Name : Parmentiera cerifera
Family : Bignoniaceae
Common Name : Candle tree
Description:
Medium size tree, native to South America. Flowers grow on the main trunk or mature branches. It is a drought resistant tree. Candle-like fruit is supposed to be edible.
Propagation : Seeds, air layering
Longevity : Perennial

 

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