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CHORISIA SPECIOSA  -PINK KAPOK -

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Prod. Code: K180

 CHORISIA SPECIOSA  -PINK KAPOK -     SILK FLOSS  TREE 

 

 

CONSIDERED ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TREES IN THE WORLD.  IT IS NATIVE TO BRAZIL & ARGENTINA.

MOSTLY EVERGREEN - LOOSES MOST LEAVES WHEN FLOWERING   IN THE FALL- IT IS A SPECTACULAR DISPLAY !

FLOWER COLOR VARIES FROM HOT PINK, TO PALE PINK, EVEN BURGUNDY. -

MOST BUT NOT ALL TREES HAVE LARGE SPIKES PROTECTING TRUNK & LIMBS.

VERY FAST GROWING , FIRST  STRAIGHT  AND NARROW- THEN DEVELOPING WIDE  UMBRELLA CANOPY  WITH AGE.

DOES WELL BOTH IN HUMID & DRY CLIMATES .

 

 

MATURE HEIGHT: 20- 30 FT

HARDINESS ZONE: 9-11 ( POSSIBLE WARM  ZONE 8)  , AROUND 20F

LOWER RIGHT PICTURE IS OF AVERAGE  TREE FOR SALE MIN.   10" TALL FROM SOIL   LINE .-

PLANT IS SHIPPED POTTED WHERE PERMITTED - .

 

A REAL MUST HAVE !! EASY TO CARE FOR- DOES NOT NEED SPECIAL ATTENTION/CARE.  - JUST NO STANDING WATER !!! CARE SHEET INCL.