Queensland Bottle Tree (Brachychiton rupestris)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Queensland Bottle Tree
Give a thumbs up Narrow-leaf Bottletree
Give a thumbs up Australian Bottle Tree
Give a thumbs up Queensland Kurrajong

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 25-40 feet
Plant Spread: 20-30 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Xeriscapic
Uses: Shade Tree
Flowering Tree
Containers: Not suitable for containers

Transplanted from a local property in 1927; now over one hundred

Discussion Threads about this plant
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What plant/tree is this? by Rachie316 Feb 4, 2019 3:18 PM 3
Brachychiton Rupestris by Demy Apr 17, 2018 12:55 PM 1
Tree Identification, Melbourne Australia by sammycee Mar 30, 2018 8:49 AM 6

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