Bauhinia tomentosa grow and care – legume shrub or small tree of the genus Bauhinia also known as Yellow bell orchid tree or Yellow bauhinia, Bauhinia tomentosa perennial deciduous or evergreen plant used as ornamental plant, fixing nitrogen or as bonsai, can grow in subtropical, mediterranean, desert climate and growing in hardiness zone 9-11.
Leaves color green in elliptic shape the leaves grow in pairs and create like heart shape.
Bauhinia tomentosa flower
Flower color yellow, when the flowers grow remind drop, in the inner part in the center is black.
Bauhinia tomentosa for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Bauhinia tomentosa growing and care:
Can survive light frost, well-drained soil
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative reproduction 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, summer Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Just 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 / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full Sun / Half Shade 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? Yellow drop shape flower, in the inner part in the center is black. 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