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Genus of about 50 species of deciduous or evergreen shrubs and trees. They occur in deciduous woodland, often near rivers, in warm-temperate and tropical regions from Asia to Australia.
The flowers, which are attractive to insects, have characteristic crinkled petals.
Deciduous - and evergreen shrubs and trees
Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here. - if growing in greenhouse use loam based compost. Allow full light and plenty of air.
Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their conical, brightly-coloured panicles of flowers and their often peeling bark.
Pests & Diseases - under glass red spider mite, mealybugs and whitefly
Place of origin - warm and tropical areas of Asia to Australia
Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
Wildlife - Butterfly friendly -