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Fremontodendron sp., Flannelbush

Fremontodendron sp.

Flannelbush
Family: Malvaceae
Origin: Mexico
Can be used for bonsaiLarge shrub 5-10 ftFull sunRegular waterModerate waterYellow/orange flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The leaves have a leathery and fuzzy texture reminiscent of flannel (thus the name), and the yellow and orange flowers are large and showy. The hairs of the leaves and young shoots can cause skin irritation.


Similar plants:


Fremontodendron sp., Flannelbush
Fremontodendron sp., Flannelbush
Fremontodendron californicum


Link to this plant:
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