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Crinodendron hookerianum, Tricuspidaria lanceolat, Chilean Lantern Tree

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Crinodendron hookerianum, Tricuspidaria lanceolat

Chilean Lantern Tree
Family: Elaeocarpaceae
Origin: Chile
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterRed/crimson/vinous flowers

Medium sized, evergreen shrub with erect habit.

The Chilean lantern tree is a remarkable evergreen that has dark-green leaves and covers itself in rose-crimson lantern-like flowers during late spring and early summer. Ideally it prefers a shelter from cold winds and moist acid soil in light shade.


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Crinodendron hookerianum, Tricuspidaria lanceolat, Chilean Lantern Tree

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Crinodendron hookerianum, Tricuspidaria lanceolat, Chilean Lantern Tree

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Crinodendron hookerianum, Tricuspidaria lanceolat, Chilean Lantern Tree

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