Cerbera odollam rubra 'Red Pong Pong Tree'

Plant Group: Exotic Evergreen
Genus: Cerbera
Species 'Var': odollam rubra
Common Name: 'Red Pong Pong Tree'

Quick Facts:

Similar in shape and leaf as the Frangipani, with dark green/purple/red foliage.  Interesting pink and white lightly fragrant flowers. Lovely looking tree around pools and water features.

Likes enriched, well drained, composted soil in protected position. Full sun to partial shade. Frost and drought tolerant.

Advised not to use this tree in areas where children are likely to eat seeds.

Note: Please check stock availability by contacting our office or refer to our Availability List on the Products page.

 

Stock is not always on display at our Gnangara Nursery. Please contact our office on 9405 4558 or info@ellenbytreefarm.com.au to confirm.

 

 

 

Height: 5m
Width: 4m
Rate of growth: Slow

Foliage:

Glossy red/dark green leaves.

Flowers:

Pink and white flowers.

Fruit:

Red fruit. Extremely bitter tasting, seeds contain toxic componds if ingested.