Brachychiton acerifolia 'Illawarra Flame Tree'

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

Quick Facts:

Medium semi-deciduous tree. This tree is much admired for its masses of crimson flowers which appear when often the tree is bare of foliage. Drought tolerant. Height 10m x Width 6m approx.

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


Small bright green foliage


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