Diospyros ferrea
  • Description
    Small tree to 6 meters; evergreen; smooth bark; thornless.
  • Habit
    Mature trees are more often found in remnants that are less disturbed, however found in degraded areas as a shrub.
  • Landscape Information
    Drought tolerant, evergreen foliage, not fast growing.
  • Uses
    Wood is used for making boat anchors, handles and rafters, fruit is edible