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Maniltoa lenticellata, Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree

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Maniltoa lenticellata

Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Origin: New Guinea
Big tree > 20 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersOrnamental foliageFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

New leaves are folded inside dull red bracts and then released in a spectacular cascade of white foliage.


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Maniltoa lenticellata, Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree

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Maniltoa lenticellata, Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree

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Maniltoa lenticellata, Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree

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Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/maniltoa_lenticellata.htm