PlantsBarringtoniaBarringtonia edulis

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Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10b +1.7 °C (35 °F) to +4.4 °C (40 °F)
Plant Height: 20 to 50 feet.
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Other: Small white petals with many white, pink tipped stamens.
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
Uses: Shade Tree
Flowering Tree
Will Naturalize
Useful for timber production
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Bats

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