Pompom tree typically reaches its full size of 30 to 40 feet tall within 5 – 6 years. With its abundance of matte colored green leaves and its symmetrical habit.
The growth rate of Fragrant Pompom will vary greatly depending on soil type, sunlight, temperature and other factors.
Summer Bloomer sweet scented, pink, star shaped, flowers pop from the 3 inch, round, flower-heads making delicate bouquets all over the tree. Sweet fragrance is sure to travel into the surrounding area and send out a signal to all the neighborhood hummingbirds and butterflies.
Small enough for most any garden, it looks like a cloud of pink balls or cotton candy when blooming. In very cold areas, the tree is deciduous. Natives of Natal use the strong bark fibers as thread