Orchid tree, Purple orchid tree. This cultivars has... more
Bauhinia variegata - seeds
Orchid tree, Purple orchid tree. This cultivars has leaves with white variegations. The flowers are reminiscent of showy orchids, with five irregular, usually slightly overlapping petals in shades of magenta, lavender or purplish blue. Soak seeds overnight. Cover with 1/2" well drained soil mix. Keep lightly moist, not wet, warm and in bright light. See Article about this plant.