- Created by: janetsmith
- Created on: 26-02-20 22:18
The Tropical and Exotic Hong Kong Orchid Tree and The Exotic Hong Kong Orchid Flowers
The Hong Kong Orchid tree is also known as the Bauhinia blakeana tree named after a herbalist named Jan and Caspar Bauhin - information from iPhone 6 plant identification app.
This tree also belongs to the Botanical Family of Caesalpinioideae and is quite a sight to behold.
Being able to actually see a flowering Bauhinia blakeana is one thing, but one of the best attractions of this plant for collectors or just amateur tropical gardeners is that they will love the fact that they will bloom during the wintertime too.
This usually occurs from November to late April and May.
Me personally, I love anything that blooms in the winter.
This tropical evergreen tree truly are beautiful trees! Some think that it`s an orchid tree although it`s really not an orchid tree, but the flowers are…