Bucida buceras
K OLIVE, GREGORY WOOD
Combretaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, first line salt wind
12m
Plant habit
 
12m

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Origins: Central America, Caribbean

Other Botanical Names: Bucida wigginsiana, Myrobalanus buceras, Terminalia buceras

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Bucida buceras
K OLIVE, GREGORY WOOD
Combretaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: high wind, first line salt wind
12m
Plant habit
 
12m

FEATURES

Flowers: chartreuse

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical & coastal designs

Uses: informal screen, street tree, shade tree

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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