Trichilia emetica | Natal mahogany tree for sale | Rooiessenhout

Buy Natal mahogany trees at prices for various bag sizes: see below.

or contact Sandra

Natal mahogany can withstand light frost and is somewhat drought tolerant.  It is  a fast growing, evergreen tree which provides deep shade. Trichilia emetica  has large, once compounded, dark green leaves. This leaf form makes it a good choice for planting in low light conditions (but do so only after consulting an expert!)  Natal Mahogany's root system is non-aggressive. It is a good choice for a large garden (or park). Consider the tree for a hedgerow next to your driveway. . As of late Natal Mahogany seems to be a popular choice as a deep shade focal point in larger gardens. Treeshop is currently experimenting with Trichilia emetica to ascertain if it will thrive in a large pot or container.  Please subscribe to our information service (top left) to receive the results of this experiment once completed.

Value to honeybees: Nectar, N0-3;  Pollen, P0-2;   Flowering months 8-11, (9-10).   (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: Trichilia emetica, natal mahogany, Rooiessenhout

Available in 50L and 100L.  Contact Sandra for availability and price of trees in 450L.

Trichilia emetica (Natal mahogany) in 50L for sale. 

Recommended retail price-50L 


  • Height 1.8m+

  • Trunk 20mm+

  • Diameter 0.8m+


Trichilia emetica (Natal mahogany) in 100L for sale. 

Recommended retail price-100L 


  • Height 2.5m+

  • Trunk 30mm+

  • Diameter 1.2m+


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

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