Colvillea racemosa Glory Whip Tree
Starter plant of this Colvilles Glory tree or Colvillea racemosa, Whip tree from Madagascar. Its a rare flowering tropical tree difficult to find and cultivate. Its conservation status is Near Threatened. This is a beautiful, large tree from Madagascar with large pinnate leaves and very distinct cone shaped 12 inch clusters of hanging bright orange flowers that are bright red in bud. It is a sight to behold when it shows off its fiery blooms. Its grape like clusters of velvety buds range from chameleon green to blood orange. Growing to 25 inches in zones 10 11.