• Hevea brasiliensis
    Para Rubber Tree

    This plant is perfect for plant collectors and tropical growers. Forest green leaves and long cylindrical trunk rest atop a bottle shaped swollen base. The bark is very smoot and oozes “latex / rubber” underneath. Stays relatively small as a container plant. Creamy yellow flowers peek out from the foliage and form without petals which are very aromatic.

    Fun Facts:
    1. This plant is deciduous
    2. Flowers are either male or female and both are found on the tree
    3. Female flowers form at the apex or end
    4. Male flowers form at the lateral position of the inflorescence
    5. Native to Amazon regions 

    Hevea brasiliensis Para Rubber Tropical Tree Seeds