Cerbera manghas (Native Frangipani/Sea Mango) – Tube stock


Altitudinal range from sea level to 80 m.
Grows in lowland rain forest and similar situations close to the sea.

The plant is hardy, and is tolerant of hot and high wind environments and saline soils.

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Cerbera manghas, also known as the Sea Mango, is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 20 m in height.
Its pure white flowers are accentuated with a pinkish-red centre and have a mild fragrance.

It is a small evergreen tree with round to oval crown, up to 20 m tall. All parts of the plant exude white, milky latex when cut.

* Light preference : Full sun
* Preferred climate zone : Tropical, Sub-Tropical / Monsoonal
* Native habitat :  Terrestrial (Coastal Forest), Shoreline (Mangrove Forest, Sandy Beach)
* Desirable plant features : Ornamental Flowers, Ornamental Fruits, Fragrant (Flowers)
* Plant & rootzone preference – tolerance : Moist Soils, Well-Drained Soils, Saline Soils / Salt Spray, Fertile Loamy Soils

It is suitable for planting along streetscapes, parks, gardens and coastal areas for its attractive, white flowers.
The compact, round to oval crown provides a neat structural form for formal gardens.


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