Common Name: Sausage Tree
Origin: South and southeast Africa
Height: Up to 50’
Light: Partial to full sun
Bloom: A cluster of dark maroon flowers
Comments: Kigelia pinnata is an unusual tree featuring 10-24″ long sausage shaped fruits growing at the ends of long stems. Plant the tree where it has space to grow and room for the fruits to hang down. Traditional African medicine uses the Kigelia tree for many various ailments.