Amherstia nobilis is a lovely tropical tree known for its showy orchid-like flowers of crimson and red colors.
||Amherstia nobilis - Plant
||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
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.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Pride of Burma and sometimes Queen of Flowering Trees.
|Maximum Reachable Height
||between February and May.
Planting and care
Use organic mulch to enrich the soil and promote the lushest growth.
Amherstia nobilis care
||Full to partial sun
||Keep the soil moist, do not overwater.
||Fertile soil with a neutral pH.
||Night temperature not below than 55 degree C.
||Use organic mulch to enrich the soil.
Amherstia nobilis uses
- 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