Ochna genus (Bird's eye bush). There are about 90 species of evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs. The leaves are finely toothed and may be shed briefly in late winter or spring. The flowers are usually yellow and in tight clusters.
Deciduous or Semi-evergreens, Shrubs or Trees
Africa and Asia
Grown for their flowers and fruits.
They are frost tender (min 10C), and prefer full light and well drained soil. You can grow them in full sun in any fertile, moist but well-drained soil. Prune if necessary, in early spring.
You can propagate by seed in spring or by semi-ripe cuttings in summer.
Red spider mites may be problematic.
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