Bauhinia – Purple
Bauhinia variegata purpurea ‘Bauhinia’
Regular – 5lt pot
Advanced size – 400 mm pot
Popular flowering tree. Sometimes known as a Orchid Tree or Butterfly Tree due to the shape of its flowers that appear during spring. Can be evergreen or semi deciduous. In some colder area may be completely deciduous. Leaves can suffer wind burn when exposed to hot winds.
Growth Rate: Moderate
Foliage: Mid green bi-lobed leaves
Flower: Orchid shaped magenta coloured flowers cover the tree during spring. Very showy.