|Scientific Name||Operculicarya decaryi|
|Principal Common Name||Jabily|
|Common Name(s)||Elephant Tree|
|Description||It is a thick stemmed tree with more or less straight pubescent branches and usually red flowers. Natural succulent bonsai tree from Madagscar with thickened roots; slow growing, deciduous, dioecious pachycaul, up to 30 feet tall. It has very small dark red flowers in late winter.|
|General Comments||The Operculicarya decaryi is dioecious.|
|Height Range||30 - 0 FT|
|Spread Range||8 - 0 FT|
|USDA Zones||9b : 10a : 10b : 11|
|Leaf Color||Dark Green|
|Leaf Texture||Fine : Shiny|
|Form||Shrub : Small Tree : Succulent|
|Ease of Growing||Difficult|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Part Sun|
|Outstanding Features||Form : Shape|
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