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Dichrostachys cinerea

Sickle bush

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Features

  • BloomsJuly
  • Height4m to 6m
  • Growth HabitIrregular bushy
  • Flower ColourPink purple, cream
  • Leaf ColourGrey green

Description

Dichrostachys cinerea (Sickle bush). A thorny, bushy, suckering shrub to 6m from Africa and India. Leaves are linear and opposite. Flowers are pink-purple fading yellow-white at tip.

Characteristics

Deciduous, Shrub or Tree

Origin

Africa and India

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