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Brachychiton rupestris

SPECIES: Brachychiton rupestris (Qld Bottle Tree)

ORIGIN: Native to Queensland

CLIMATE: Warm but tolerant to a variety of climates.  Full sun position.

FORM:  It has a characteristic bottle shaped trunk which can reach 2m in diameter. The bottle shape becomes more distinctive with age. Makes a great ornamental feature to the garden.  Leaves will drop before the flowering period.  Flowers are small pinkish with yellow centre. Flowers in late spring.

MAINTENANCE: Low.

Keep soil moist and adjust watering depending on the season.  

Use a 6 month slow release fertilizer twice per year.

MATURE HEIGHT: 18-20m

MATURE SPREAD: 5-12m

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