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Bauhinia

and Phanera, Lysiphyllum

Family: Family Fabaceae, Subfamily Caesalpinioideae (Leguminosae in some classifications)


More information to come in future updates. Meanwhile, check out the links below.

These have been provided for general information and research. Note that some species or cultivars mentioned in international links might not be available in Australia.

More Online Information


General

Orchid Trees - Our Beautiful Bauhinias Hendry County Extension Service, Univ Florida
Twelve Bauhinias for Florida Includes some information on propagation
Manganese Deficiency in Orchid Tree (Bauhinia sp.) A photograhic illustration. University of Florida NutDef Plant Nutrient Deficiency Database
GRIN Species Records of Bauhinia Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)

Bauhinia variegata

Orchid Tree (Bauhinia variegata) Waterwise Plant Selector, Queensland Government
Bauhinia variegata Save Our Waterways Now, Brisbane
Purple Orchid Tree Bauhinia variegata. Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute, California
Buddhist Bauhinia Bauhinia variegata 'Candida'. Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute, California
Bauhinia variegata 'Candida' University of Florida (PDF)
Bauhinia variegata Aquatic, Wetland and Invasive Plants, Florida
Orchid Tree (Bauhinia variegata) at Flowers of India
Potassium Deficiency in Orchid Tree (Bauhinia variegata) A photograhic illustration. University of Florida NutDef Plant Nutrient Deficiency Database
Bauhinia variegata Ecocrop database, FAO
Improving Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Some Economically Important Trees by Seed Treatments and Growing Media (incl. Bauhinia variegata) Journal of Horticultural Science & Ornamental Plants
Bauhinia variegata L., Camel's foot tree Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page

Bauhinia acuminata

White Orchid Tree Bauhinia aculeata. Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute, California
White Orchid Tree (Bauhinia acuminata) at Flowers of India
A beautiful white bauhinia at HortPark Bauhinia acuminata. Gardening with Wilson, Singapore

Bauhinia x blakeana

Hong Kong Orchid Tree (Bauhinia x blakeana) At "Grow Me Instead" (an Australian website informing gardeners about safer alternatives to invasive ornamentals)
Bauhinia x blakeana (Fabaceae) National Tropical Botanical Garden, USA
Bauhinia blakeana University of Florida (PDF)
Hong Kong Orchid Tree Bauhinia x blakeana. Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute, California
Hong Kong Orchid Tree (Bauhinia x blakeana) at Flowers of India
Orchid Tree again Bauhinia x blakeana, Hong Kong Orchid Tree (Hunghua Yangtijia) The Florez Nursery blog, NSW
Bauhinia x Blakeana Hong Kong Orchid Tree. Lee County Extension, Florida
Adding day time fragrance to your Miami-Dade landscape See notes on Bauhinia x blakeana Univ. Florida (PDF)
The Tree That Stole an Orchid's Flowers Hong Kong orchid tree. Post at Hawaii Horticulture (blog)
How to Identify the Hong Kong Bauhinias (see notes on telling Bauhinia purpurea and Bauhinia blakeana apart) Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page
The Seeds of the Hong Kong Bauhinia Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page

Bauhinia galpinii syn. Bauhinia punctata

Red Bauhinia (Bauhinia punctata) Waterwise Plant Selector, Queensland Government
Bauhinia punctata Red Bauhinia. University of Florida (PDF)
Pride of the Cape Bauhinia galpinii "Plant of the Month" in Miami Green Bytes newsletter of the Miami-Dade County Extension Office (PDF)
Bauhinia galpinii James Cook University, Qld
Bauhinia galpinii The Florez Nursery blog, NSW
Red Orchid Tree (Bauhinia galpinii) at Flowers of India
Bauhinia galpinii (Red Orchid Bush) Garden Adventures blog, Florida

Bauhinia purpurea

Purple Orchid Tree (Bauhinia purpurea) at Flowers of India
Bauhinia purpurea Agroforestry Database (PDF)
Bauhinia purpurea University of Florida (PDF)
Bauhinia purpurea L., Purple camel's foot Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page

Bauhinia monandra

Bauhinia monandra At "Grow Me Instead" (an Australian website informing gardeners about environmental weeds)
Bauhinia monandra - Pink Orchid Tree, Pink Bauhina Graeme Cocks' Plants of Townsville
Bauhinia monandra Kurz., Butterfly-flower Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page

Bauhinia tomentosa

Bauhinia tomentosa (Fabaceae) National Tropical Botanical Garden, USA
Bauhinia tomentosa - Yellow Bauhinia Graeme Cocks' Plants of Townsville
Yellow Orchid Tree (Bauhinia tomentosa) at Flowers of India
Iron Deficiency in Yellow Bauhinia (Bauhinia tomentosa) A photograhic illustration. University of Florida NutDef Plant Nutrient Deficiency Database
Bauhinia tomentosa L., St. Thomas Tree Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page

Phanera corymbosa syn. Bauhinia corymbosa

Some species of Bauhinia (mostly climbers) have now been placed in a separate genus, Phanera
Phanera (Bauhinia corymbosa) Online Manual of Subtropical Landscaping Plants, Palm Beach Community College, Florida
Bauhinia corymbosa Sydney Water
Carefree climbers pictures of Bauhinia corymbosa at "Missy's Garden" blog
Bauhinia corymbosa Roxb., Camel's foot Hong Kong Bauhinia Web Page

Lysiphyllum

Lysiphyllum an Australian native genus, members of which were previously included in Bauhinia.
White Bauhinia (Lysiphyllum hookeri) At "Grow Me Instead" (an Australian website informing gardeners about safer alternatives to invasive ornamentals)
Lysiphyllum hookeri (Pegunny) James Cook University, Qld
Bauhinia hookeri The Taxonomy Research & Information Network
Bauhinia ssp. Bauhinia carronii, B. cunninghamii and B. hookeri Grassland species, FAO
Bauhinia cunninghamii The Taxonomy Research & Information Network
Bauhinia binata The Taxonomy Research & Information Network
Lysiphyllum hookeri Graeme Cocks' Plants of Townsville
GRIN Species Records of Lysiphyllum Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)

Others

Bauhinia aculeata University of Florida (PDF)
Bauhinia divaricata (Fabaceae) National Tropical Botanical Garden, USA
Bauhinia divaricata cv. rosea (Fabaceae) National Tropical Botanical Garden, USA
Bauhinia forficata University of Florida (PDF)
Bauhinia natalensis Botanic Garden of Barcelona, Spain
Bauhinia divaricata L.; pata de vaca Flora of Kaxil Kiuic, Yucatan, Mexico
Bauhinia ungulata L.; pata de vaca Flora of Kaxil Kiuic, Yucatan, Mexico
Bauhinia Kockiana post at Typicalgardener's Blog, Malaysia
Bauhinia kockiana Blog post discussing the problems associated with growing these in planter boxes. At "my G@Rdening frenzY", Singapore (blog)
Brazilian Butterfly Tree Bauhinia forficata. Urban Forest Ecosystems Institute, California
The Real Gold Bauhinia Racemosa Gifting Trees, India
Bauhinia petersiana Grassland species, FAO
Bauhinia reticulata Grassland species, FAO
Bauhinia rufescens Grassland species, FAO
Bauhinia thonningii Schum. Grassland species, FAO


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