Bauhinia tomentosa – St. Thomas Tree – Yellow Bauhinia (check back in fall 2024)

This is a rare and unusual tropical small tree or large shrub that gets very cute delicate flowers. The color changing bell shaped flowers also attract butterflies. This plant is in the Hong Kong Orchid Tree family.

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Description

Our pictures don’t do this small tree any justice. The flowers are really pretty and delicate looking. The bell shaped flowers also attract butterflies. This is a rare and unusual Bauhinia.

FAMILY : Fabaceae
ORIGIN : Africa / India / China
TYPE/USES :
small tree, shrub
MATURE SIZE :
up to 15′
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS : full sun
WATER REQUIREMENTS
: average
MIN. TEMP. :
low 30’s
FLOWER :
yellow and pink/warmer months

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 6 × 6 × 40 in
Gardino Nursery