Brachychiton acerifolius – Illawarra Flame Tree (GRAFT) (on request)


This is a rare deciduous tropical flowering tree that produces a spectacular display of bright red flowers in spring and summer. Unusual tree or plant for collectors.

E-mail us with zip code if interested and we can check latest availability.

Customer assumes all risks on this plant. No refunds or replacements. 

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*****I recommend for experienced gardeners only.
Customer assumes all risks; no refunds or replacements as we cannot produce this plant in quantity and it is rare.
Ships in 3gallon pot (10″ pot). Ships separately; all additional plants in the order will be shipped in separate box(es) and additional shipping costs may apply.
We are offering grafted trees at this time.

FAMILY : Sterculiaceae
ORIGIN : Australia
MATURE SIZE : up to 100′
MIN. TEMP. : low 30’s for short periods
FLOWER : late spring/summer

Brachychiton acerifolius is considered by many one of the most beautiful flowering trees in the world. The flowers are small but they are produce by the thousands illuminating the entire tree red. It blooms in the late spring/summer on leafless branches.
A tall deciduous tree from Australia. Some of its requirements are full sun, and a soil with good drainage. It is drought tolerant once established.
It grows well in tropical areas and can even handle freezes for short periods of time.

Additional information

Weight 17 lbs
Dimensions 48 × 10 × 10 in
Gardino Nursery