A hardy flowering tree chosen for its drought tolerance, soft foliage and showy flowers. Tolerates most soil types. Full sun to part shade. Sometimes referred to as a “Cape Lilac”.
Growth Rate: Moderate to fast
Foliage: Pinnate foliage provides good summer shade before fading to yellow in autumn.
Flower: Showy clusters of of lilac flowers in spring are followed by ornamental yellow fruit.
Bark: Grey-brown bark forms textured furrows as it matures.