Terminalia cunninghamii

Large shrub or medium to small tree, a prized fruiting nut tree, with several variations. From Broome North this Terminalia has larger fruit, kernels, and more of a tree habit, whereas T.kumpaja has a much smaller fruit, and a large shrubby habit. Differences are not site related but the differences continue in landscaping.

Terminalia cunninghamii near Sandfire

Terminalia cunninghamii near Sandfire, now renamed T.kumpaja

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Terminalia cunninghamii near Broome

Terminalia cunninghamii

Terminalia cunninghamii

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Terminalia kumpaja,cunninghamii

Terminalia kumpaja and Terminalia kumpaja comparison

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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