Bauhinia alba 'White Hong Kong Orchid'

Plant Group: Semi Deciduous
Genus: Bauhinia
Species 'Var': alba
Common Name: 'White Hong Kong Orchid'

Quick Facts:

Small semi deciduous tree. Among the most popular of the orchid trees, this hybrid is a medium sized tree. The most characteristic feature is the butterfly shaped leaf consisting of only 2 broad leaflets. Its white flowers appear from autumn through winter.

Height: 5-6m
Width: 4m
Rate of growth: Moderate


2 broad bilobed leaflets


White flowers in spring


Seed pods