Peanut Tree

Tree to 18 Metres


Open Semi-Deciduous Habit. Bright Green leaves to 12 Cm long
Lemon-Scented inconspicuous Creamy-White flowers in Summer
Red peanut-shaped seed pods with numerous Black seeds

Family: Proteaceae

Natural Habitat: Dry / Sub-Tropical Rainforest

Aspect: Full Sun / Filtered Sun

Soil/Conditions: Adaptable / Well-Drained

Special Features:
• Aboriginal Food, Medicine and Tool Source
• Seeds may be eaten raw or roasted
• Can be potted for indoor use

Garden Styles:

  • Native Rainforest
  • Gardening for Biodiversity
  • Bush Food Garden
  • Birds and Butterflies