Magnificent shade tree for warm climates, flowers in clusters of fiery-red fan shaped flowers spring and summer and impressively large pods. Grows to 10 metres; often branches low down so fantastic for climbing! Seasonal - usually available from midsummer until we sell out.
APPEARANCE : Large spreading tree with lacy fern-like foliage, flame-red flowers late spring and summer (sometimes spotted white), and smoothly textured bark. Produces large flat boomerang-like seed pods, may be decidious in hot-dry climates. USE FOR : Large gardens as a feature and shade tree. Flowers appear when plants reach maturity, usually around 10 years, but well worth the wait! LOCATION : Full sun to part shade. Suits most soil types. A tropical tree preferring warm, moist climates. CARE : Mulch and water well for up to 12 weeks or until the plant is established. Apply a slow release fertiliser during spring for maximum flowering and new growth. Prune any low branches to above head height. HEIGHT & WIDTH : 10-15m H x 10m W. YOUR PLANTS : These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm including the pot height of 80mm high and 42 mm wide.