“White Sandpaper Fig”
TREE TO 10 METRES TALLFast growing tree with glossy green rough ‘sandpaper’ leaves to 15cm long. Edible yellow/orange fruit is an Aboriginal food source but taste insipid and attracts many butterflies and birds. Leaves can be used as sandpaper substitute.
|Category||Small Trees up to 10m|
|Aspect||Full Shade / Filtered Sun|
|Bird Attracting, Bush Food Plants, Butterfly Plants, Edible Fruit Plants, Fire Retardant plants, Flying Fox Food Plants, Frost Tolerant Plants|
|Bracken Ridge, Bridgeman Downs, Carseldine, Cubberla Creek, Enoggera Catchment, Ipswich area, Logan City, Pine Rivers, South Brisbane, St Lucia, West End|