COMMERCIAL NURSERY – NATIVE TREE
Brachychiton populneus – Lacebark Kurrajong, Bottle Tree
Brachychiton populneus, commonly known as the Lacebark Kurrajong or Bottle Tree, is a small to medium-sized tree found naturally in Australia in a diversity of habitats from wetter coastal districts to semi-arid interiors of Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland. The extended trunk is a water storage device for survival in a warm dry climate. The bell-shaped flowers are variable in colour (pale to pink) while the leaves vary considerably in shape.
Uses: fantastic for small gardens, a great feature tree. Can be used in streetscapes and parks. A great shade tree that can grow in most environments.