Height - 15m
This attractive wide spreading evergreen tree can grow up to 15m. The waxy green pinnate leaves are joined by large brown seed pods in summer with edible carob beans (female trees). The seed can be ground for use as a cocoa replacement in baking. It also makes for great stock fodder. This is a versatile tree that will look lovely in a home garden and provide shelter for summer socializing.
Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed requires scarification before sowing. Hot water treatment works well for this species (For details refer to Propagation Information under the 'Customer Service' tab at top of the page )
Viable seed per gram: Approximately 5
Packets of 25 seeds $12
25 grams $32