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BRACHYCHITON populneus

Commonly known as Kurrajong



Small to medium sized Australian tree grown for shade. Bell-shaped flowers, variable in colour from light pink to red. Edible seeds, best roasted. Frost tender
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£30.00 each
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Available autumn 2019

  • Evergreen - ovate, lustrous, dark green leaves 4-12cm (1½-5in) long which can vary from entire to 3- or 5-lobed on the same plant.
  • White
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Tree - small tree. Produces flowers to 1.5cm (½in) across with spreading lobes
  • Heated greenhouse - subtropical - Can be grown outside in summer. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 10°C (50°F).
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - will require restrictive pruning under glass
  • Pests & Diseases - under glass - red spider mites
  • Place of origin - Australia (Northern Territory, Queensland to Victoria)
  • Flower Shape - Bell/Lantern
  • Hardiness - Tender (greenhouse & conservatory)
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical
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tree - guide for size not form Average Person
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