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  • BRACHYCHITON acerifolius x bidwillii ‘Red Robin’ grafted
  • BRACHYCHITON acerifolius x bidwillii ‘Red Robin’ grafted

BRACHYCHITON acerifolius x bidwillii ‘Red Robin’ grafted

A small native tree (5-8 metres) with rounded canopy, produces a brilliant display of deep red flowers on red stems in spring to summer and unlike Brachychiton acerifolius, retains its leaves when flowering. It has large, lush acer-shaped leaves. It is a stunning small tree, hardy, frost and drought tolerant.

HEIGHT AND SHAPE AT MATURITY
Small tree: 5-8 metres
Rounded Shape

SPECIAL USES
As a street tree
As a specimen
Along roadside
Has non-invasive roots
Power line friendly

CONDITIONS
Suitable in full sun
Suitable in most soils
Needs well drained soil
Is tolerant of moderate frost
Is tolerant of pollution
Is tolerant of coastal exposure
Is tolerant of tropical heat