False Ashoka Tree Growth Rate
Need a privacy screen or vertical accent for your client’s landscape? The False Ashoka (also known as the Mast Tree or Polyalthia longifolia) has a moderate growth rate and may be just the solution you need!
Palmco assists landscape contractors, architects and developers with everything they need to beautify resorts, golf courses, commercial properties, residential estates and more, by providing large tree transplants and specimen trees throughout the country and worldwide.
We grow FF grade wholesale palms, top-quality clumping bamboo, and a variety of other beautiful plants, from rare wholesale magnolias and live oaks to Mast Trees and white Bird of Paradise. Our plants have been utilized in some of the most prestigious installations around the world.
Why We Love the False Ashoka
When landscaping luxury residential properties, resort hotels, golf courses, and other locations in South Florida, there are too few choices for tall, but narrow, columnar tropical trees with beautiful evergreen foliage.
False Ashoka or Mast Trees have become popular with landscapers, architects and designers who are using them to frame entryways, cover vertical drain-pipes, line avenues and driveways, as tall hedges, as architectural accents, and as privacy, noise, and windbreak screens.
Native to India and Sri Lanka, Mast Trees flourish in Florida’s warm, humid climate and will attract attention in any landscape. Here are several reasons to love them: