The wispy, feathery leaves of Colville glory tree creates a gentle backdrop for its fiery clusters of orange flowers that appear in autumn. The tree grows to a height of 30-50 ft. Its grape-like clusters of velvety buds, varying from chameleon green to blood orange, are a sight to behold.
Leaves a double-compound, very similar to those of Gulmohar.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Colville's Glory, Colvillia, Glory Covillea, Ohai, Whip Tree
Maximum Reachable Height
30 to 50 ft
Orange, Orange Red
Fall, Late Fall, Early Winter
Easy to grow
Planting and care
They can successfully propagate by seed or by cuttings.
To propagate by seed, extract the seeds manually and dry them in the sun, then replant the seedlings in a nursery or some other warm, humid area.
Seedlings generally can grow in domesticity for about eight months to a year before being replanted outside.
Colvillea Racemosa care
Watering from a hose or sprinkler should be done slowly and deeply, not frequently, to avoid shallow root development or root diseases. Allow soil to dry several inches deep before irrigating.
Full sun to part shade
Well drained soil
30 to 40 degrees C
Apply any organic fertilizer
Colvillea Racemosa special feature
Known for its bright orange flowers that grow in large cone or cylinder shaped clusters.
Colvillea Racemosa uses
The plant is used for an ornamental purpose
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Colvillea Racemosa ?
Colvillea Racemosa is commonly known as Colville's Glory, Colvillia, Glory Covillea, Ohai, Whip Tree
How tall do Colvillea Racemosa grow?
On average Colvillea Racemosa grows 30 to 50 ft
What color are Colvillea Racemosa ?
A Colvillea Racemosa plant bears flowers of color Orange, Orange Red
When Colvillea Racemosa blooms?
With enough light, Colvillea Racemosa may produce Orange, Orange Red flowers in Fall, Late Fall, Early Winter
How hard is Colvillea Racemosa to grow?
A Colvillea Racemosa is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Colvillea Racemosa need?
A Colvillea Racemosa prefers Full sun to part shade
How much water does a Colvillea Racemosa need?
A Colvillea Racemosa prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Colvillea Racemosa need?
A Colvillea Racemosa prefers Well drained soil
What temperature does a Colvillea Racemosa like?
A Colvillea Racemosa prefers 30 to 40 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Colvillea Racemosa ?
To encourage Colvillea Racemosa growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Saturday, 15 February 2020
Does best in rich, well-draining soil.
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Suddenly all my house plants have started blooming and have lush foliage :)