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Melicope elleryana Corkwood

This is a fast growing evergreen large shrub or small to medium rainforest tree with an almost white trunk slightly buttressed at the base. Opposite leaves in threes, ovate 6-12cm long. Forms a broad spreading shade canopy. Plant in an open sunny position. Native tropical with non-invasive roots. Fauna attracting including a wide selection of native birds and is the host plant for the Ulysses butterfly. Bright pink flowers appear along the branches in clusters from January to March.