The ice cream bean tree. This is a large fast growing tree with spreading branches, and attractive flowers. A nitrogen fixing tree, and a good choice to interplant with other subtropicals. Can be used for chop and drop mulching. It produces large velvety pods which contain a sweet pulp that looks like candy floss and tastes like vanilla icecream
Grows to 10m+
Fruit (bean pods) can be expected from 3-4 years.
Will do best in a sunny and warm location that is sheltered from the wind when young. Can tolerate light frosts when mature.
Protect from frost when young.
All plants are in a 3.5l recycleable plastic pot, unless shown otherwise.
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