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Kiggelaria africana – Wild peach tree – Wilde perskeboom – uMunwe

A must have for a wildlife garden! Kiggelaria africana attracts a wide range of birds, butterflies and insects to the garden. This well shaped and low branched tree is semi-deciduous to evergreen. Its growth habit varies with environmental conditions – from a scrubby bush in arid areas to over twenty metres in a high forest. The Wild [...]

By |2020-08-05T08:45:04+02:00August 5th, 2020|Tree of the Week|Comments Off on Kiggelaria africana – Wild peach tree – Wilde perskeboom – uMunwe

Kiggelaria africana – Wild peach tree – Wilde perskeboom

One of our best indigenous ‘wildlife’ trees for gardens is the Kiggelaria africana.  Attracting butterflies, insects and birds, this evergreen to semi-deciduous tree makes a great shade tree that will also offer protection from the wind. Growing to a height of 4 to 10 m, the Wild peach is single stemmed and has a rounded, [...]

By |2016-03-10T11:20:40+02:00March 10th, 2016|Tree of the Week|Comments Off on Kiggelaria africana – Wild peach tree – Wilde perskeboom
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