Kigelia pinnata – Sausage Tree

A medium evergreen tree from Tropical Africa that blooms year round. The flowers are dark red, fragrant and open only at night. The seed pods are large and resemble sausages, hence the name.

Origin: Tropical Africa

Height: 53ft

Growth: fast, then moderate

Flowering: on and off all year

Salt tolerance: moderate

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