Bauhinia retusa Semla Orchid Tree 8 seeds
This lesser known, stunningly exotic, produces an orchid looking flower against a backdrop of green heart shaped leaves. Blooms grow to about one inch with a cream color, mottled with dark purple accents. Flowers appear at the end of summer and will produce throughout fall. It is semi-deciduous and can be grown as a standard in Zones 9-11 and can tolerate light frosts once established, as well as hot full sun. In other areas grow as a potted deck or houseplant.
This plant makes a most interesting deck plant and grows well as a container plant for the home or greenhouse, in addition to being a specimen plant. Treat as a tropical that cannot tolerate frost.
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1. Native to Southeastern Asia
2. Hardy outdoors in Zones 9+
3. This plant attracts butterflies and birds
4. This plant is resistant to deer
5. Perfect for growing in containers