Brachychition acerfolius dwarf
Genus Species: Brachychition acerfolius dwarf
Common / Product Name: Illawarra Flame Tree dwarf
Habit: MEDIUM TREES (MT)
Height x Width: 15 – 20m x 10 – 15m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Autumn / ends: Winter
Flower Colour: Red
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°C for short periods once established. Needs protection until established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures over the summer months.
Fertilising: Slow release fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for eastern states of Australia. This plant is suitable for coastal areas.