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Schefflera pueckleri - Mallet Tree, Tupidanthus


Schefflera pueckleri - Mallet Tree, Tupidanthus (Schefflera pueckleri - Mallet Tree)

This tree is as common as Schefflera actinophylla; however, it doesn't grow quite as tall. It's usually much more lush, though. Photo taken Feb. 28, 2013 at Paradise Point Resort, San Diego, CA.



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they look like green hands with long fingers

2 Mar, 2013

 

Yes, that pretty much describes the leaves. lol! :>)

4 Mar, 2013

 

could look quite spooky in certain lights!

5 Mar, 2013

 

Actually, it's quite commonly up-lit here in San Diego. It looks beautiful! :>)

5 Mar, 2013

 

Im sure it does! better than strings of coloured lights!

5 Mar, 2013

 

Yes, definitely!

I do know some plants/trees look very unusual or strange to you, because they don't grow there.

6 Mar, 2013

 

thats why its good to see them on here!

6 Mar, 2013

 

Yes, I do like to share my photos. I know many people on GoY live in colder climates and can't grow many of the plants/trees which grow outside in ground here in San Diego.

7 Mar, 2013



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