Brachychiton acerifolius - Illawarra Flame Tree - 30 seeds
The Illawarra Flame Tree is a magnificent ornamental tree that can grow to 30m, although in cultivation rarely exceeds 10m and is one of the great feature trees of the world. Its strong smooth trunk is offset by dense light green Maple like foliage that give way to spectacular rich scarlet flowers commencing in late Spring, the flowers are bell-shaped and are produced over several months.
The Illawarra Flame Tree can be slow growing when young and will take several years to flower, but once established it is a spectacular pyramidal form with a magnificent flowering display.
A rainforest tree in its own right, it is a tropical, sub-tropical or warm temperate tree, highly versatile and one that has come into its own as a prized Bonsai.
30 premium quality seeds shipped on receipt of cleared funds.