SCIENTIFIC NAME: Tamarindus indica
COMMON NAME: Tamarind
UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: Prized as bonsai due to the very attractive rough bark that it develops, and the beautiful ‘orchid like’ bloom on mature trees. The Tamarind has compound leaves, and mature trees produce and edible fruit used in Indian cuisine and closes up at night. Produces a unique seed pod. Tamarind likes full sun and moderate water and fertilizer.
*NOTE TO SELLER: Picture is of a 10″pot