African Tulip Tree (Spathodea campanulata)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 13
Plant Height: To 80 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Other: Red-Orange
Flower Time: Spring
Other: Sporadic during summer.
Uses: Shade Tree
Flowering Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Birds


Discussion Threads about this plant
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