Brachychiton acerifolia 'Illawarra Flame Tree'

Plant Group: Australian Trees
Genus: Brachychiton
Species 'Var': acerifolia
Common Name: 'Illawarra Flame Tree'

Quick Facts:

Medium deciduous tree. Upright pyramidal habit. Masses of bright red bell shaped flower in late spring and early summer. Small bright green foliage which in autumn turns pale yellow. Bright silvery white bark with age. Prefers moist, well drained soil in sun to part shade. Moderate growth rate.

 

Height: 10m
Width: 6m
Rate of growth: Moderate

Foliage:

Small bright green foliage

Flowers:

Mass of bright red bell shaped flowers in late spring and early summer

Fruit: