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Aleurites moluccana Growing Guide

How to Grow Balucanat in your Garden

Balucanat

Aleurites moluccana (Kukui, kukui nut) photograph by Forest and Kim Starr.


Quick Aleurites moluccana Growing and Care Guide

  • Scientific name: Aleurites moluccana
  • Common Name: Balucanat
  • Growing Zone (USA): 9 to 11
  • Life Cycle/Type: Tree

Plant Details

  • Plant Height (Inches): 420 to 720
  • Plant Spread (Inches): 420 to 600
  • Time of Bloom: Spring
  • Color of Bloom: White
  • Leaf Foliage Detail: Green
  • Growth Form: Rounded

Ideal Growing Conditions

  • Best Light Conditions: Partially shady to full sunlight
  • Rate of Growth: Quick
  • Suitable Soil Types: Acidic, Clay, Loamy, Neutral, Sandy, Slightly alkaline, Well drained
  • Moisture: Moist

Caring Conditions

  • Level of Maintenance:
  • Propagation: Seed
  • How to Prune:
  • Pests:
  • Diseases:

Further Information

  • Can Attact:
  • Tolerant of:
  • Best used in: Seashore, Specimen
  • Miscellaneous : Non-native to North America, Invasive, Some parts are poisonous, Attractive flowers / blooms
  • Genus Detail: Aleurites
  • Further Reading: Here and Here



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