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:
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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:
Blooming Seasons Spring flowers Winter flowers Flower colors Orange flower Pink flower Red flower Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Slow growing plants Plant life-form Deciduous Perennial plant Tree Plant Uses Attract pollinators Bonsai Drought tolerant plants Shade tree Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13