Category: Tree - Evergreen
Size: 25' tall and 10' wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Outer edges of leaves appear ruffled. Spiny leaves and trunk. Creamy flowers and ornamental red fruit. Single trunk.
Native to Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Brazil, Bolivia, Columbia and Peru.
Published in Samml. Deutsch. Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin. 1803: 251 in 1806.
Heterotypic synonym of Aiphanes horrida (Jacq.) Burret.
Saw at Callaway. Spines and sharp edges so not good for moving around.