Gumbo Limbo

Gumbo Limbo
Optimal Light: Full sun
Light Range: Full sun to part shade
Soil Moisture: Low
Native: Yes
Drought Tolerance: High
Perennial: N/A
Growth Rate: Medium
Mature Height: 20 – 50 ft.
Mature Spread: 25 – 40 ft.
Soil Texture: Any
Soil pH: Slightly acidic, Slightly alkaline, Alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 10b-11

Gumbo Limbo, Bursera simaruba

Attractive open crowned tree. Reddish brown bark that peels. Large branches can be rooted easily. Can grow in poor soil conditions. Freezes at about 28°F.

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247