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Dombeya cacuminum

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Family: Malvaceae (mal-VAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dombeya (DOM-bee-yuh) (Info)
Species: cacuminum

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Category:
Trees

Height:
over 40 ft. (12 m)

Spacing:
30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pink
Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Winter

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive palmbob On Mar 5, 2005, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Large attractive Madagascan tree with bright, deep pink flowers in globe clusters in winter. Hardy to 28F. Flowers look good even after falling to the ground so makes a great looking litter in winter. Relatively fast growing.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Encinitas, California
Homestead, Florida



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