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Forest Kurrajong
Brachychiton populneum

Location: 36501 Niles Blvd.
Park: California Nursery Historical Park
District: Niles
Native to: Australia
Tree type: flowering
Leaf retention: evergreen

Comments: Broadleaf evergreen, native to Australia. It has an odd bottle-shaped trunk which bulges at the base and rises to a dense, conical crown. It has bell-shaped whitish flowers in May-June and canoe shaped woody brown pods.
City of Fremont Landmark Tree.

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Illustration by Philip Eaker