Bauhinia galpinii grow and care – legume shrub or small tree of the genus Bauhinia also known as Orchid tree or Red bauhinia, Bauhinia galpinii perennial deciduous or evergreen plant used as ornamental plant, fixing nitrogen or as bonsai, can grow in subtropical, tropic, mediterranean, desert climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves color green in elliptic shape the leaves grow in pairs and create like heart shape.
Bauhinia galpinii flower
Flower color red, five petals in spoon shape the edge of the spoon is wavy and can be a bit curly.
Bauhinia galpinii for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Bauhinia galpinii growing and care:
Can survive light frost, well-drained soil
Plant / Seed What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Can be invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: Winter / Spring Planting season: Aphids, mites Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Dead stem, mostly for design How to prune: 5-12 feet, 1.4-4 m Size of the plant? Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade (bloom better in fool sun) Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer Bloom season? Red flowers with five petals, the petal in spoon shape, edge of the soon is wavy and can be a bit curly. General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Summer flowers Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Deciduous Evergreen Legumes Perennial plant Shrub Tree Plant Uses Bonsai Ground fixing plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13