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Scientific name: Erythrina variegata 'orientalis'

  • Plant type | tree
  • English | Coral tree
Coral tree
Erythrina variegata 'orientalis'

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 12.00
  • Grows | fast
  • Flowers are | orange
  • Leaves are | variegated

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | high
  • Drought tolerance | high
  • Salt tolerance | moderate
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

An imported relative of our native tree E. velutina (Boonchi di Kabai). Its variegated leaves makes it an attractive tree for the garden. Needs to dry out and drop most of its leaves in order to bloom at its best. Large orange flowers decorate the tree. Under irrigation it grows fast.

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