Bombax ceiba grow and care – tree of the genus Bombax also known as Red silk cotton tree, Bombax ceiba perennial deciduous used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, shade tree or bonsai, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.
Leaves color green in elliptic shape the leaves connected in the base in hand shape 5-7 leaves.
Bombax ceiba flowers
Flower color red to orange waxy with five petals the base is round.
Bombax ceiba for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Bombax ceiba growing and care:
More than 2C
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: ? All year Planting season: Aphids, meal bug Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / Winter How to prune: Just for design Size of the plant? 7-18 m, 21-56 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information End of the winter to early spring Bloom season: General information about the flower: Big red to orange flowers with five petals the base is round Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Deciduous, Perennial plant, Tree
Attract pollinators, Bonsai, Drought tolerant plants, Shade tree
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Winter flowers
Orange flower, Pink flower, Red flower