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Tree Jacaranda mimosifolia Jacaranda




Description This fast-growing tree is an elegant specimen with soft, green foliage which turns yellow in winter before shedding. Flowering occurs in summer, when purple, bell-shaped blooms are produced, covering the canopy. The seed pods are very distinct fleshy curved green pods that eventually dry and open. It is an attractive open tree with branches upwardly ascending. A great summertime feature due to its stunning purple flowers.    
Branches Ascending
Mature Size 10 x 8m    
Uses An attractive feature tree in medium to large gardens. It is often used in parks and street planting. Great filtered shade tree in gardens.    
Position & Soil Prefers most soils in a full sun position. It can handle periods of drought and periods of wet weather. In an average garden fertiliser is not needed.    
Pot sizes
in production
• 40cm/27L (1.5-2.0m)
• 50cm/52L (2.0-2.5m)
• 100L (2.5-3.0m)
• 150L (3.0-3.5m)
Substitutes Albizia julibrissin
Calodendron capense
Fraxinus oxycarpa 'Raywoodii'
Gleditsia triacanthos var. inermis 'Shademaster'
Melia azedarach
Pistacia chinensis
Robinia pseudoacacia 'Frisia'
Schinus molle
Taxodium distichum
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