Genus Species: Brachychiton rupestris
Common / Product Name: Queensland Bottle Tree
Habit: SMALL TREES (ST) and MEDIUM TREES (MT)
Height x Width: 10 – 20m x 3 canopy – m
Frost Tolerance: Low
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Spring / ends: Summer
Flower Colour: Creamy yellow outside inside red to rusty
Fertilising: Cultivate soil before planting and use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.