Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Flower Photo: Orchid Tree or Mountian Ebony

Orhid Tree, flower, leaves

The Botanical name for this plant is Bauhinia purpea.

The medium sized trees are found throughout China, Japan and, Southeast Asia.

Learn more about this plant or, buy one at Dave's Garden

Medicinal uses of the plant, leaves and flowers may bee seen at Encyclopedia of Life

Other Resources:

ISBN4-900668-63-X  Guide Book of Landscaping Plants in Okinawa P.19

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