Flame Tree, Flame Bottletree Brachychiton acerifolius

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Botanical Name:

Brachychiton acerifolius

Family:

Sterculiaceae

Genus:

Brachychiton

Species:

acerifolius

Common Name:

Flame Tree, Flame Bottletree

Seeds Per Pound:
2,290
Quantity:
2 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
9
Germination:
91%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
70-120 feet
Collection Locale:
California
Crop Year:
2019
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
9
In Stock: 2 lb
Prices
  • BRACHYCHITON acerifolius

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
9.95
1 oz
29.95
1 lb
99.50
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, keep warm and moist.
Other: boiling water can be used if hot water does not scarify the seed, If the seed has not imbibed after a 24 hr water soak,drain and repeat the process until it does imbibe.
In a Nutshell:
* Brachychiton acerifolius , commonly known as the Illawarra Flame Tree , is a large tree of the family Malvaceae native to subtropical regions on the east coast of Australia . more...
* It is famous for the bright red bell-shaped flowers that often cover the whole tree when it is leafless. more...
* Along with other members of the genus Brachychiton , it is commonly referred to as a Kurrajong. more...