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Rhamnus prinoides | Shiny-leaf for sale | Blinkblaar 

Buy Shiny-leaf trees at prices for various bag sizes: see below.

or contact Sandra

Shiny-leaf (Blinkblaar) is a small, evergreen, hardy tree with a shrub-like growth form and non-aggressive roots. The tree grows at a medium rate and is known for its shiny leaves and red, edible berries - often in abundance.  Rhamnus prinoides is an easy grower. It is tolerates severe but needs moderate water.  It may grow a bit wild and untidy and needs occasional pruning. Plant Shiny-leaf in a small or even very small garden for its shiny leaves and to attract fruit eating birds. 

Value to honeybees: Nectar, N0-2;  Pollen, P0-1;  Flowering months 8-6, (10-12).   (See  blog-post "The bee-value of South Africa's trees" for an explanation of codes)

For more information on this species go to PlantZAfrica Rhamnus prinoides, Shiny-leaf, Blinkblaar

Currently only available in 50L

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Rhamnus prinoides (Shiny-leaf) in 50L for sale. 

Recommended retail price-50L 


  • Height 1.2m+

  • Trunk 15mm+

  • Diameter 0.8m+


Prices exclude VAT and delivery cost. Discount available in accordance with Treeshop's policy.

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