Tabebuia aurea
TREE OF GOLD, SILVER TRUMPET TREE
Bignoniaceae

 
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Plant type: deciduous tree

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
10m
Plant habit
 
8m

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Origins: South America

Other Botanical Names: Tabebuia caraiba, Tabebuia argentea

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Tabebuia aurea
TREE OF GOLD, SILVER TRUMPET TREE
Bignoniaceae

 

  Plant type: deciduous tree

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
10m
Plant habit
 
8m

FEATURES

Flowers: yellow

Flowering Time: late winter to late spring

Leaves: silver-grey; purple underneath

Bark & Stems: silver-grey


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical & coastal designs

Uses: shade tree

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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