Cape Peninsula & Boland
Cape Peninsula & Boland
Garden Route
+27 (0)21 842 0003 +27 (0)866 161 955 info@trees-sa.co.za
+27 (0)82 786 3071 +27 (0)86 668 7337 gardenroute@trees-sa.co.za
The mature tree expert
Number #1
Supplier in South Africa
Availability List
Botanical Name
Common English Name
Common Afrikaans Name
Type
Origin
Growing Speed

Some of Our Popular Trees

Syzygium guineese

Water Pear / Waterpeer

Very popular tree on the market due to its versatility to withstand the harsh conditions of the urban environment. The fact that it’s indigenous, evergreen and fast growing also makes […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Syzygium cordatum

Water Berry / Waterbessie

A dense evergreen indigenous tree that will attract birds to your garden and provide ample shade throughout the year. It is a fast grower and will tolerate heavy winds and […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Quercus palustris

Pin Oak / Naaldeik

The Pin Oak tree starts off in a pyramidal shape, but as it matures, it loses the shape completely for a more rounded shape. It is considered an excellent shade […]

Type

Deciduous

Origin

Exotic

Olea africana

Wild Olive / Olienhout

An ornamental tree with glossy grey-green leaves and dainty wine coloured to black fruits. This tree doesn’t get very tall but can form impressive trunks and can be quite long-lived. […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Vachellia sieberiana

Paper Bark Thorn / Papierbasdoring

If you’re looking for a quintessential African tree, we can recommend the Paperbark thorn tree. Once mature, it naturally forms an umbrella canopy that is iconic to the African landscape. […]

Type

Semi-deciduous

Origin

Indigenous

Liquidambar styraciflua

Sweet Gum / Amberboom

If you love Autumn colours, then this is the tree for you! The Liquidambar tree is known for the most beautiful display of gold, amber and scarlet red colours in […]

Type

Deciduous

Origin

Exotic

Nuxia floribunda

Forest Elder / Bosvlier

This tree will give you an abundance of white flowers in the grey winter months of the year and is an excellent investment for a focal feature in a smaller […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Sideroxylon inerme

White Milkwood / Witmelkhout

The White Milkwood tree is one of your best options for a dense shade or screen or windbreak tree along the coastal areas, because it can withstand quite extreme weather […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Quercus nigra

Water Oak / Watereik

This attractive medium sized tree will add a splash of orange and red colours to your garden whilst also allowing for more sunlight in winter due to its semi-deciduous nature. […]

Type

Semi-deciduous

Origin

Exotic

Curtisia dentata

Assegai / Assegaai

The Assegai tree is well-known for its decorative fruit that hang like small bells during winter. It is a forest species and will do well in shaded areas of the […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Cupressus sempervirens Stricta

Graveyard Cypress / Kerkhofsipres

This tree is iconic to your historical graveyards and therefore referred to as the Graveyard or Pencil Cypress. The upright nature of the tree has a striking architectural feature when […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Exotic

Harpephyllum caffrum

Wild Plum / Wildepruim

This kid-friendly evergreen tree is perfectly suited for a treehouse and monkey climbing antics. Its berries are edible and the dense canopy provides a great amount of shade for those […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Ilex mitis

Cape Holly / Without

This medium sized tree has an attractive white trunk with a rounded crown and makes a great addition to any small or formal garden. The leaves are prone to clipping […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Tarchonanthus camphoratus

Wild Camphor Bush / Wildekanferbos

One of the toughest indigenous trees around! It can withstand extreme wind and coastal conditions while surviving on very little water and growing in heavy clay soil. Not only is […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Combretum erythrophyllum

River Bushwillow / Riviervaderlandswilg

The River Bushwillow will continue to delight you throughout the year with its beautiful Autumn colours, 4-winged seeds, fragrant flowers and attractive bark. It’s semi-deciduous nature means that you will […]

Type

Semi-deciduous

Origin

Indigenous

Betula pendula (alba)

Silver Birch / Silwerberk

The Silver Birch lives up to its name, being chosen primarily for the beautiful silvery bark that really stands out in winter when the leaves drop and the entire trunk […]

Type

Deciduous

Origin

Exotic

Syzygium paniculatum

Australian Brush-cherry / Australiese Waterbessie

This tree is regarded as an excellent hedge or screening tree due to its dense foliage and fast growing speed. Moreover, it also produces small creamy-white flowers and attractive rose-purple […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Exotic

Aloidendron barberae

Tree Aloe / Boomalwyn

If you are looking to make a statement in your garden with a hardy succulent tree, the Aloe Tree is what you’re looking for. With striking orange flowers in winter […]

Type

Evergreen

Origin

Indigenous

Platanus acerifolia

London Plane Tree / Gewone Plataan

The London Plane tree is widely planted across South Africa in our urban environments. The famous Victoria and Dorp streets in Stellenbosch is often visited by tourists to view the […]

Type

Deciduous

Origin

Exotic

Erythrina lysistemon

Common Coral Tree / Gewone Koraalboom

If you’re looking for a flowering tree to make a statement, this one is for you! Bright red flowers emerge in early spring and cover the tree in an array […]

Type

Deciduous

Origin

Indigenous

Call Now
Directions