Bauhinia lunarioides /Anacacho Orchid Tree

Bauhinia lunarioides  / Bauhinia lunarioides
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Scientific Name: Bauhinia lunarioides
Common Name: Anacacho Orchid Tree
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: White, Pink
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Grows to become a very large shrub or a small deciduous tree. Attractive white flowers are present in spring through the summer. Can tolerate light freezes.