This small tree, sometimes called the Lipstick Tree, (up to 8 m) is the perfect size for a suburban or city garden.
It has a pleasant shape that does not require major work.
Beautiful bunches of wild rose type flowers, interesting seed capsules, and seeds that you can eat with food or use as a food colouring.
The ripe seed has the ability to deepen skin tone when consumed and is the main ingredient in commercial tanning capsules.
Degree of difficulty in germination…..5/10 (1 is easy – 10 very difficult) Seasonal