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Silver Tree

Posted by on Aug 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

Silver Tree

It is a pleasure to be able to plant in the right place at the right time and be assured of success. The recent fire burnt a large area of a Fynbos garden which included a copse of Silver Trees ( leucadendron argenteum) This is a striking tree, the largest leucadendron( up to 10m), which has grey/silver reflective leaves and definitive cone flowers. We are replacing some destroyed and scorched trees with some young plants. Our planting is simplified by the perfect acidic...

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