Cupaniopsis anacardioides

Carrotwood  - Cupaniopsis anacardioides
Carrotwood  - Cupaniopsis anacardioides


Cupaniopsis anacardioides

  • The Carrotwood Tree is very popular in Southern California for it's predictable growth habit into an upright, formal looking shade tree.  Cupaniopsis is an evergreen tree which produces flowers in the spring giving way to inedible clusters of berries in the Summer.  Great for traditional, ranch, contemporary, modern style gardens. Will drop pods so this tree is not recommened in close proximity to a pool. Roots can become invasive if not provided deep watering.

Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Full Sun/lite Shade

Water Needs: Moderate

Bloom Season: Spring

Mature Height: 30-35'

Mature Width: 30-35'

Attributes: Woodland Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Tropical Garden, Zen Garden

Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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List of delivery zones and rates.
Delivery Zone Delivery Rate
Zone 1 $69.00
Zone 2 $89.00
Zone 3 $109.00
Zone 4 $139.00
Zone 5 $179.00
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