An evergreen Tree growing to 25 m (82ft) by 8 m (26ft) at a fast rate. It is hardy to zone 8. It is in leaf 12-Jan It is in flower from Jan to February. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs)It can fix Nitrogen. The plant prefers light (sandy) and medium (loamy) soils and requires well-drained soil.The plant prefers acid and neutral soils..It cannot grow in the shade.It requires dry or moist soil and can tolerate drought.