Rapanea melanophloes Cape Beech The regular and swish Cape beech is appropriate for a big lawn or it could be used as a hardy screening plant, as it's miles dense evergreen, and sends out suckers to form bush clumps. It calls for low maintenance if planted within the right area. Do now not plant it subsequent to paved areas, in which roots and new suckers can sprout. This is a hardy tree that is beneficial for a coastal garden and windy areas. When younger, the leaves are light inexperienced, and maroon. Small, whitish, or creamy yellow clusters of vegetation seem from June to December. The culmination is round in shape, green whilst younger and red whilst matured. It is not commonplace to discover vegetation and fruit on the equal tree.