Bauhinia blakeana 'Hong Kong Orchid'

Plant Group: Exotic Evergreen
Genus: Bauhinia
Species 'Var': blakeana
Common Name: '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 purple flowers appear from autumn through winter.

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


2 broad bilobed leaflets.


Purplish/red flowers.