Scientific Name: Kigelia Africana
Drooping velvety dark red flowers that become long, heavy, sausage-shaped fruits are the foremost ornamental features of the sausage tree. Sausage tree develops a dome-shaped canopy that is wide-spreading. The bark is thinly corky or platy and tan-gray. The sausages may become quite large and heavy, as long as 3 feet (1 m) in length and weighing upward of 15 pounds (7.5 kg).
-Max. Height: 16 m
-Max. Width: 24.5 m
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Sunlight: Full sun
Soil: Loam, Sand
Flower Color: Dark Red, Tan
Flower Scent: Fragrant
Fruit Color: Tan
Country of Origin: Eastern Africa, Middle Africa
Gardening Tips: Pruning is needed to remove wayward, broken, dead, or diseased branches and limbs, or for safety around utility lines. Use pruning saws and loppers for moderate work, and a chainsaw for heavy work ( open Tools & Equipments section).
40 cm, 50 cm, 60 cm