Fabaceae, Pea Family
Tree, shrub; from 6 feet by 6 feet to 50 feet high by 100 feet wide
Widespread throughout Africa and into the Middle East
Semi-arid savannahs in sandy, rocky and alluvial soils
Living Desert Location
East African Garden, Village Watutu
Balls of fragrant, creamy-white flowers occur in late spring to summer and are favored by monkeys and baboons.