SCIENTIFIC NAME: Haematoxylum campechianum
COMMON NAME: Campeche
SPECIFICS: 7″ Pot or 8″ Pot
UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: CAMPECHE has unique round compound foliage and is a fast growing ornamental tree that can reach up to 50 feet in height, and up to 5 feet in diameter! The pinnate leaves consist of several pairs of reverse heart-shaped leaflets. The leaves can vary color and in size from 0.4 inches to 4 inches depending on environmental factors such as sunlight, substrate, and available nutrients. Showy yellow fragrant flowers appear throughout the year. The tree trunk and branches are thorned and become more gnarled with age, lending to it’s attractive appearance. The wood of the tree is heavy and extremely hard and dense. Freshly cut wood will readily sink in water. As bonsai the hard wood lends itself to Jin & Shari. Campeche likes full sun and moderate water and fertilizer. Water as needed, don’t let the soil dry out. Tropical Tree, keep away from freezing temperatures.
Image above is a sample picture from our nursery stock. This may not be the exact tree you will receive, but one similar in size. We will select the best tree for you to ship. Be aware it is perfectly normal for leaves, flowers or fruit (if applicable) to drop during shipping.