A very rare, fast growing semi-evergreen tree with thick, ovate, leathery leaves. When young, the bark is greenish grey and smooth. Between October – November, acorns are produced. For optimum growth, it is best to position the tree where it will receive full sun and partial shade. It can withstand temperatures down to -5c. An excellent start plant in a 7cm pot.
|Position||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Soil type||Clay, Loam, Peat, Sand / Neutral, Alkaline|
|Rate of growth||Fast|
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|Origin||Central America and to Central/Southern Mexico|
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