Description Small to medium-sized tree 5- 9 m high but can reach 18m. Fluffy flowers in October and distinctive light brown pods in September – November.
Leaves 2-pinnate: 2-3 opposite pairs of the primary division are further divided into 4-8 pairs of leaflets. Leaflets oblique, rhombic-ovate to elliptic-oblong. Pod oblong, dehiscent, valves paper
Features of Particular Interest: Fast growing and its pods.
Height and Spread: 5 – 9m
Soil and Moisture: Tolerant of most soil types. Plant seedlings out in full sun with regular watering.
Aspect: A tree of mixed woodland that prefers open sun.
Hardiness: Tolerant to frost but requires moisture.
Maintenance and Pruning: No special requirements.
Use and Associated Planting: Grows fast and used as specimen or in avenue.