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Brachychiton acerifolius (Illawarra Flame Tree)

Brachychiton acerifolius
Brachychiton acerifolius flowers
Brachychiton acerifolius foliage

Description: One of Australia's most beautiful trees. The tree is party deciduous, shedding leaves when the masses of crimson red flowers are present. Typically a pyramid shaped tree with a green trunk that tapers from the base.

Foliage: Large palmate leaves. Glossy green.

Flowering Time: November - December.

Uses: Streetscapes, shade, feature tree.

Height x Width: 8m x 6m.

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