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Senegalia burkei

Senegalia burkei

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Senegalia burkei is a striking and resilient tree native to southern Africa. It is appreciated for its impressive height, attractive foliage, and ecological importance.

The leaves are bipinnate, meaning they are divided into smaller leaflets arranged on secondary stems. This gives the tree a delicate, feathery appearance.

The tree produces creamy white to pale yellow flowers arranged in dense, elongated spikes. The flowers are fragrant and attract a variety of pollinators, including bees. After flowering, the tree produces elongated, flat seed pods that contain several seeds. These pods are an important food source for wildlife.

Senegalia burkei can grow to a substantial height, typically reaching 5-15 meters (16-50 feet), but it can occasionally grow taller under ideal conditions.

This tree is commonly found in savannas, woodlands, and grasslands, often on sandy or rocky soils. It is adapted to dry environments and can tolerate periods of drought. 

- Soil: Prefers well-draining soils, such as sandy or loamy soils. It can tolerate poor soil conditions.
- Watering: Requires minimal watering once established. It is drought-tolerant and should not be overwatered.
- Sunlight: Thrives in full sun, which supports its growth and flowering.

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