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Koelreuteria bipinnata, Chinese Flame Tree, Chinese Golden Rain Tree

Koelreuteria bipinnata

Chinese Flame Tree, Chinese Golden Rain Tree
Family: Sapindaceae
Origin: China
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterYellow/orange flowers

The leaves are alternate, bipinnately compound leaves.

The flowers are small and yellow with a touch of red at the base, with four petals, produced in large branched panicles that are 20-50 cm long.

The fruit is a three-lobed inflated papery capsule that is 3-6 cm long, containing several hard nut-like seeds that are 5-10 mm diameter with a pink color.

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