Brachychiton Acerifolius

Commonly known as the Illawarra flame tree it is famous for the bright red bell-shaped flowers that often cover the whole tree when it is leafless. Stunning as a feature tree in large gardens. It will tolerate coastal conditions away from the beach. Attracts bees, nectar eating birds & butterflies.

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Scientific Name: Brachychiton acerifolius
Height: 7m
Width: 3m
Light Conditions: Full Sun
Watering Requirements:
Flowering: Red bell shaped
Common Pests: Kurrawong leaf tier caterpillar
Common Disease:
PH tolerances: 6.0-7.0
Growth Rate: Fast
Nutrients Requirements: Acid, Neutral