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Flame tree
Brachychiton acerifolium

Location: 37070 St. Mary St.
District: Newark
Native to: Australia
Tree type: flowering
Leaf retention: evergreen

Comments: Broadleaf monsoon deciduous tree native to Australia. Monsoon deciduous trees lose leaves in the summer rather than winter, but because of our mild summers, not many leaves are lost. This species has maple-like leaves which are highly variable in shape, but bright scarlet red flowers and stems are a key feature. Mature trees to 40' with green bark and a buldgy trunk.

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NOTICE: This specimen is located on private property.  DO NOT TRESPASS!  No right to enter private property to view the specimen tree is granted by the Roadside Arboretum.  To prevent the transfer of disease and other considerations, do not touch or take samples from the specimen tree or any other plants on the property.

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