CATESBAEA SPINOSA - Lily Thorn Bonsai Maximize

CATESBAEA SPINOSA - Lily Thorn Bonsai

This is a rare and unusual thorny shrub with corky bark. During the summer, big bell shaped, lily-like yellow flowers dangle from the plant. Can be trained as a Bonsai tree.

Ships in 4" pot. Young plant, no flowers.

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Thorny shrub for full to partial sun. It can grow to about 8' on average. Average water and fertilizer. Temperatures below 40°F should be avoided. This shrub has very interesting corky bark and thorny branches. During the summer big bell shaped, lily-like yellow flowers dangle from the plant. Great bonsai material.

FAMILY: Rubiaceae
ORIGIN:
Cuba, Bahamas
TYPE:
spiny evergreen shrub
MATURE SIZE:
up to 12'
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS:
full to partial sun
WATER REQUIREMENTS:
average
MIN TEMP:
low 40's start protecting
FLOWERS:
on off through out the year