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Cussonia paniculata

Native range: South Africa

Known names: Mountain Cabbage Tree, Karoo Cabbage Tree

Hardiness: Hardy to 20°F

Mature Size: ~20' Tall x 15' Wide

Light: Full Sun

Water: Water once the soil is dry. Water more often in warmer months

Soil: Standard potting soil with added pumice/perlite, succulent soil

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 4" pot, shipped semi bare root


Powdery blue-green pinnatisect leaves (resembling Dandelion leaves or elongated oak leaves) with an up-to a foot-long petiole. Cork-like textured bark with age. Branching happens with flowering, so young plants form a single trunk until first flowering. Found in rocky outcrops in the wild. 

Cussionia paniculata [4"]

SKU: 8135601079171
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