Dais cotinifolia – Wholesale Nurseries
A small evergreen to deciduous tree, Dais cotinifolia is grown as a shade tree covered with masses of pom pom like pink flowers in spring. In warmer climates it is an evergreen tree with a medium to fast growth rate. Semi deciduous and slower growing in cooler climates.
Bark is very fibrous and the tree is fairly resistent to wind damage and limb shear.
Fast growing and drought tolerant
Care and Pruning
Little to no pruning is required, only removal of dead or damaged branches.
- Plant Type – Small tree
- Country of origin – South Arica
- Common Name – Dais, Pompon Tree, Kannabast
- Growth Rate – Moderate to Fast
- Evergreen / Deciduous
- Soil- Well drained humus rich
- Position – Full sun to light afternoon shade
- Height – 6m
- Width – 3 – 4 m
- Habit – Upright single or multi trunked with broad crown
Useful as a feature tree, or small shade tree. Excellent as a street tree.
Varieties / Cultivars Nil
Available from the following Wholesale Nurseries
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17 McCarthy Rd Monbulk, Vic, 3793, Australia
Specialising in propagation and production of over 900 species / varieties of ornamental plants, perennials & rare plants. Supplying nurseries, landscapers & others. Minimum quantities apply! Contact us to discuss plants or growing requirements.