Showing 2 wildflowers from the Einasleigh Uplands region

Brachychiton

Brachychiton

Classification: Malvaceae - Brachychiton - unknown

Bare branches make this Brachychiton conspicuous in the dry season. It is a small deciduous tree that grows in rocky places. The branches are bare when the large bright red flowers appear,

Updated: 28 Aug 2015
Wild Kapok

Wild Kapok

Classification: Bixaceae - Cochlospermum - gillivraei

Brilliant yellow flowers are a standout on this small tree to about 5meteres tall. Flowers occur when the tree bare - it is deciduous in the dry season (ie winter months). Smooth grey bark.

Updated: 11 Aug 2014