Flame Tree

Brachychiton acerifolius

Flame tree breaking through the rainforest canopy in the Border Ranges national park near Kyogle NSW Australia By Paul Daley ©A Lush Forest [All Rights ReservedUsed By Permission] (Photo Credits)

A spectacular native rainforest tree for large gardens. Bright green, shiny, palmate shaped leaves with red bell-shaped flowers in summer. Flowers best after a hot dry summer. Tolerant of most soil types and positions.

$4.90 ($4.90-$17.90 choose a size)

Specifications of Flame Tree

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) +10m

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? Some Leaves (Partly Deciduous)

Flame Tree Reviews & Tips

Star Rating

★★★★ 11y ago

Bardon, Qld, Australia

Looks great as a big tree in others gardens, with spectacular bird-attacting flowers. Didn't expect it to be deciduious- planted as a screening tree on property border. Drought hardy.

★★★★★ 11y ago

Kadina, SA, Australia

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