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

Maniltoa lenticellata

Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
Origin: New Guinea
Big tree taller than 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
Maniltoa lenticellata, Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree
Maniltoa lenticellata, Silk Handkerchief Tree, Cascading Bean, Native Handkerchief Tree


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