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General description

fast growing shade tree, with bean shoots about 2' long. when you crack them open they have white fleshy fibers with black seed that tastes just like cotton candy. the tree can grow to about 30' high. love the hot arizona sun but needs extra water time.

Plant requirements

full sun to pratical shade

Maintenance

extra water time, can be an aggresive tree if seeds aren't cleaned up

Practical use

great for shade, used in coffee bean fields and cocoa fields for shade.

Properties

Height
1 - 1000 cm
Sunlight
Full sun
Hardiness
Hardy