Orchid Tree, Red Bauhinia, Nasturtium Bauhinia, African Plume, Pride of De Kaap
Tropical deciduous tree or shrub reaches a height of 3.5 – 4.5 m. It blooms during autumn and winter, the flower is 8 cm in diameter. Easy to grow.
Propagation: By seed, cuttings
Pre-treatment: Soak 24 hours in the water
Sowing: All-year-round in the substrate at a depth of 1 cm
Germination: Temperature 22-25 C, germinates in 2-6 weeks
Location: Direct light
Resistance zone: 10a /-1.1 ° C (30 ° F)