NTH QLD TREE WARATAH
This is one of Australias most stunning trees. Good drainage is very important for this species. Masses of brilliant red flowers. Highly ornamental.
Seeds are eaten by Sulphur Crested Cockatoos.
Size: 8 to 15m
Position: Full sun/semi shade
Flowers: Bright red
Fruit: Woody capsules
Distribution: Atherton Tablelands, NQ