Red Kapok Tree
Plant the tree in full to partial sun.
Water once or twice a week. Fertilize 3 times a year,
not during dormancy. If you have to trim the tree the
best time is right after the its done blooming. This is
a huge tree but it can be kept small by trimming. Trees
can be seen in full bloom around 8'-10' tall.
FAMILY : Malvaceae
ORIGIN : India
TYPE/USES : flowering tree
SIZE : up to 70'
GROWTH RATE : fast when growing
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS : full/partial sun
WATER REQUIREMENTS : average/les in the winter
MIN. TEMP. : mid 20's
FLOWER : Feb/March