Bottle tree - Sterculia diversifolia, Brachychiton diversifolius

Latin name: Brachychiton populneus
Common name: Bottle tree
Plant group:
Succulents
Bulbs
Bonsai trees - succulents
Plant family:
Sterculiaceae
Synonym:

Sterculia diversifolia

Brachychiton diversifolius

Climate:
Subtropical dry low-savanna or steppe climate
Minimal temperature: 8-10°C (46-50°F)
Optimal temperature: 24-26°C (75-78°F)
Recommended place:
bright, am or pm sunlight
sunny or penumbral
Soil:
humus-loam-sandy
Plant form:
upright, columnar
tree-like, arboraceous
Height: 20 cm (7.8 in.)
Flower color:
whitish
reddish
Repotting: every 36 months (3 years)
Rarity: yes
Pests:
Falcifer ground mealybag (Rhizzoecus falcifera)
Green aphid (Aphis ssp, Myzus spp)
Woolly apple aphid (Eriosoma lanigerum)
Diseases:
Bacterial wilt (Xanthomonas)
Origin territory:
Australia and New Zealand
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