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Koelreuteria Paniculata

Botanical Name:

Koelreuteria paniculata

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Trees, Tree

Flower

Large 12"-15" panicles with 1/2" wide yellow, star-shaped flowers with red centers.

Fruit

1 1/2"-2" long dehiscent, hollow papery 3-valved capsules that look like three-sided balloons or Chinese lanterns changing from yellow to brown and persisting into winter making for a good show. It has hard, pea-sized black seeds inside. The dried capsules work well in flower arrangements.

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Taxonomy

Order

Sapindales

Family

Sapindaceae

Genus

Koelreuteria

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