The trunk is broad at the base and tapers quickly. The branches are covered with glossy evergreen leaves that shimmer in the breeze. Small white flowers are inconspicuous. Use as a screen or high windbreak.
Attributes - Brachychiton populneus
Plant Type: Tree
Bloom Season: Mid Spring
Flower Color: Purple, Red, White, Yellow
Height: 50 ft. to 70 ft.
Width: 70 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Hot Climates. Container Plants, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Caterpillars, Mealybugs, Whiteflies.