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Bauhinia blakeana


Hong Kong Orchid Tree
 
Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae) - Pea or Legume  Bauhinia-comarison
 Bauhinia-flowers
Plant Type: [ x ] Tree [ ] Shrub [ ] Vine
Average Maximum Height: Large : [ ] Tree over 75 ft. [ ] Shrub over 10 ft.
Medium : [ x ] Tree 25 - 75 ft. [ ] Shrub 4 - 10 ft.
Small : [ x ] Tree under 25 ft. [ ] Shrub under 4 ft.
Spread: [ x ]Wide : Wider than it is tall
[ x ] Medium : From 1/2 height to equal the height
[ ] Narrow : Less than 1/2 the height
Foliage: [ ] Deciduous [ x ] Briefly-deciduous [ x ] Evergreen
Exposure: [ x ] Full Sun [ ] Partial Shade [ ] Full Shade
Ornamental Flowers: [ x ] Yes [ ] No
Flower Color:
(If yes on #8 above)
[ x ] Red, Rose,Pink Orchid Purple[ ] Yellow, Orange [ ] White, Cream
[ x ] Blue, Lavender, Violet [ ] Other
Primary Time of Bloom
(If yes on #8 above)
[ x ] Winter [ x ] Spring [ x ] Summer [ x ]Fall
Ornamental Fruit: [ ] Yes [ x ] No
Cold Hardy: [ ] 30 deg. F [ x ] 20 deg. [ ] 10 deg. F [ ] 0 deg. F [ ] Below 0 deg. F
Drought Tolerance: [ ] Very - Class 1 [ ] Somewhat - Class 2
[ x ] Average - Class 3 [ ] Poor Tolerance - Class 4
Comments: [ ] Fall foliage Color [ ] Coastal Tolerance [ ] Edible Fruit
[ ] Poisonous [ ] Other
Additional Notes:  
   
Last Updated: 10/21/2014

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Email: donald.schultz@gcccd.edu
Phone: 619-660-4023

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