Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata
Cussonia spicata

(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots.)

Cussonia spicata is a highly unusual evergreen tree from the Araliaceae family. With its origin in South Africa, this fast-growing plant grows from 25 to 40 feet in height. The winter-dormant tree is known by its common name “Common cabbage tree”. Having sturdy gray trunks and lush roots, the cabbage tree has an appealing appearance and features brilliant green leaves with multiple lobes.

Growth Rate
Cussonia spicata tree is quite attractive with a fast growth rate. Needless to say, cabbage tree images are captivating.


Flowering
This evergreen tree variety blooms in spring and summer. Cussonia spicata flowers are green and white in color. Truly a delight to the eyes, you can use them for decorative purposes.

Watering
In the spring and summer, water frequently so that the soil never totally dries out. Besides, they can tolerate a period of drought for a few days. Make sure to not overwater your common cabbage tree.


Soil
Cabbage trees need soils that are well-drained, have some moisture retention, and are rich in organic matter.

Hardiness
Cussonia spicata belongs to the hardiness zone of 9b to 11. They find it hard to survive in temperatures less than 25 to 30° F (-3.8 to -1.1° C).

Light
The cabbage tree plant grows wonderfully in full sun & partial shade.

Propagation
Cabbage tree propagation is done either through cuttings or seeds. Growing cabbage trees from seed are considered greatly rewarding.


Cabbage tree care as well as maintenance is simple. Transplanting cabbage trees should be carried out in the spring, with extreme caution to avoid damaging the fleshy roots. They're useful as solitary specimens in small gardens too.

Cussonia spicata


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