Scientific name: Maytenus ilicifolia

Family: Celastraceae

Height: 4 to 5 meters

Flowering season: August September October

Fruiting season: January February March

Growth: Slow

Description: The tree can be used in urban afforestation and landscaping, mainly because of its small size. In addition, the plant has medicinal properties, used in the treatment of ulcers and stomach problems. Its fruits attract wild fauna.