Kailashpati, Cannon-ball Tree - Plant
Description for Kailashpati, Cannon-ball Tree
The cannon ball tree is planted in gardens because the flowers are large, beautiful, pleasantly aromatic, and unlike any other flower a newcomer to the tropics has ever seen. The large round fruit of the "Cannonball tree" has a hard thin shell filled with a soft pulp containing many seeds. The hard shells of the fruit are sometimes used as containers.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Sala tree||Pink, Red, White/Near White||Blooms all year||over 40 ft.||Easy.|
Planting and care
|Full Sun||Well-drained soil||Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater||20 to 30 degrees C||-|
Caring for Kailashpati
Typical uses of Kailashpati
Ornamental use: The tree is mainly grown for its beauty, but the soft, light-colored wood is also utilized to manufacture furniture.