Category: Tree - Evergreen
Zones: 10 to 11
Size: Up to 70' tall, usually 30' and 20' wide.
Growth Rate: Fast
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Semi-deciduous, losing all the leaves at the end of winter when the new growth starts. Leaves are pinnately compound and have no terminal leaflet.
Native to Florida and the Caribbean.
Basionym Cedrela mahogani L. - Lectotype = "Arbor foliis pinnatis, nullo impari Alam claudente, nervo ad latus unum excurrente, fructu anguloso magno, semine alato instar Pinus" in Catesby, Nat. Hist. Carolina, 2: 81, t. 81, 1743.