Amherstia nobilis - Plant
Description for Amherstia nobilis
Amherstia nobilis is native to tropical forests of Myanmar (Burma) from where it has been collected for cultivation. These colorful flowers appear on drooping branches and create a spectacular show when in full bloom. This is the time when it attracts birds, butterflies and by-passers.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Pride of Burma and sometimes Queen of Flowering Trees.||Crimson red.||between February and May.||2 feet||Easy.|
Planting and care
|Full to partial sun||Fertile soil with a neutral pH.||Keep the soil moist, do not overwater.||Night temperature not below than 55 degree C.||Use organic mulch to enrich the soil.|
Caring for Amherstia nobilis
- Use organic mulch to enrich the soil and promote the lushest growth.
Typical uses of Amherstia nobilis
Ornamental use: Amherstia nobilis is suitable for avenue planting as well as landscape gardening. Pride-of-Burma makes a spectacular park shade tree for hot, humid tropical regions.
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What garden lovers say ... ?
Does best in rich, well-draining soil.
Do we have to replant it when this will be get delivered to us at home?
Got all healthy plants..thanks