Tall evergreen tree, up to 20 m high. Bark grey. Leaves broadly elliptic to obovate, 120 x 25-30 mm, glabrous. Spike up to 150 mm. Flowers white or pale pink.
Tree to 25 m. Leaves elliptic-lanceolate. Flowers in dense, pendent spikes, white or pale pink, scented.
A tree up to 25 m tall. Wood sweet-smelling, with a beautiful dark brown grain. Leaves variable, 25-30 mm wide, up to 120 mm long; stalk 10 mm long. Flowerhead up to 160 mm long, 30 mm across, white or pale pink, with a sweet scent. Fruits with long, white-yellow hairs. Flowers: December to February.
George to Knysna, E Cape to Mpumalanga, Madagascar.