Kurrajong

Scientific Name: 
Brachychiton populneus
Family Name: 
Sterculiaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
Dense leaved tree which provides good shade and stock fodder in times of drought.
Plant Use: 
Edible
Animal Fodder
Danger
Harvest Period: 
Summer
Of Interest: 
Raw, roasted. Delicious nuts high in fat and protein. Beware of the poisonous hairs in seed pod which should be cleaned away first.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Small Tree
Medium Tree
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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