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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.

Natal mahogany tree for sale | Rooiessenhout boom | Trichilia emetica.jpg

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+

R1 450

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

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