Dais cotinifoliaTree Number: 521
Found naturally in coastal thicket of Eastern Cape and KwaZulu Natal. Masses of pinkish-mauve pompon-like flowerheads grace this tree in flowering season lasting up to two weeks. The fruit is a very small reddish-brown nutlet. Stripped bark can be plaited to make a strong rope. Wood is used as fuel.
2 - 6 m
November, December, January, February
Dais cotinifoliaFamily Name: THYMELAEACEAE
Common Name: Pompon tree
2 - 6 m Pink 521 November, December, January, February