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FAIRY PETTICOAT Tropical Flowering Live Tree Butterfly Plant Unusual Fringed Pink White Bloom Starter Size 4 Inch Pot Emerald R

FAIRY PETTICOAT Tropical Flowering Live Tree Butterfly Plant Unusual Fringed Pink White Bloom Starter Size 4 Inch Pot Emerald R
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The Fairy Petticoat Tree or Elaeocarpus grandiflora is a tropical tree known for its ability to grow to 90 ft in its native region of Indochina. When blooming, the Fairy Petticoat Tree becomes laden with flowers and that begin to droop under the weight of fruit.

The Fairy Petticoat Tree requires full sun and moderate watering until established. Once established, the tree can tolerate some levels of drought, but will thrive with regular watering.

With its gigantic growth habit, the Fairy Petticoat is easily trimmed to meet a variety of landscaping needs. Its limbs can be trimmed frequently to form a beautiful boundary hedge or lightly pruned to encourage a ball shaped canopy at the top of the tree.

The fruits this tree produces are edible, but taste bitter. Further, this plant has been recognized as having several ethnobotanical uses. The bitter tree bark of the Fairy Petticoat Tree has been prescribed in the past to treat ulcers and female diseases.

Condition: One (1)Mature, well rooted starter size plant growing and shipped in a 4 inch diameter plastic pot. Plant will be a minimum of about 8 inches tall and unlikely to have bloom or bud at the time of shipping. *Limited Conditional Warranty: Warranty is limited to the guarantee Plants will arrive safely and in good and healthy condition, and is conditioned on prompt notice (within 24 hours of delivery) and photo validation.

No other, additional, or longer term Warranty is expressed or implied.
  • Brand: Emerald Goddess Gardens
  • Common Name: Fairy Petticoat Tree
  • Bloom Form: Unique to Species Fringed
  • Mature Size: 15-40 ft
  • Fragrance: None
  • Suggested Uses: Urban Tree, Boundary Hedge, Potted Ornament
  • House Plant Adapative: Not recommended
  • Country of Origin: USA
  • Limited Conditional Warranty: Healthy Arrival
  • Extended Long Term Warranty: None
  • Manufacturer:Emerald Goddess Gardens
  • Climate: Tropical
  • Color: White Pink
  • Special Features: Fruit Bearing, Attracts Butterflies, Large Growth
  • Species: Elaeocarpus grandiflora
  • Sunlight: Full Sun
  • USDA Hardiness Zone: 9,10,11
  • Watering: Moderate
  • Model: FAIR-PETT-TRE-04
  • Shipping Weight: 2.5lbs
  • 7 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: Emerald Goddess Gardens

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