1. Trees

      Brachychiton acerifolius " Flame Bottle Tree"


      Category: Deciduous
      Type
      Deciduous, Winter
      Size
      25-50 feet
      Spread:
      25-35 feet
      Growth Rate
      Fast 
      Origin
      Australia
      Flowers
      Pink or red, 1/2" bell shaped, Spring 
      Stems/Trunks
      Green attractive bark, single trunk
      Leaves
      8-12" green, looks like maple leaf  
      Fruit
      Pods in clusters, summer time
      LANDSCAPE USES
      • specimen tree
      • residential and street tree
      CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS
      • Environment: full sun
      • Irrigation: drought tolerant
      • Soil: sandy, clay, acidic, alkaline
      • Pest/Diseases: scale, borers
      • Propagation: seed
      • Maintenance: establish central leader  
      • Commercial Availability: good
      • Remarks: attractive blooms and fruit