The orchid tree, also known as Bauhinia purpurea, Orchid tree, or Purple bauhinia, has a fast growth rate capable of adding 24 inches / 50cm or more to its height in a single growing season. Generally can reach heights of 6-9m. The Orchid tree thrives in soil pH 5.5 to 6.5 and prefers full sun or intermittent shade. The tree is drought-tolerant once established.
Light Requirement: Prefers Full Sun
Watering Requirement: Medium
Wind Preference: Medium Tolerance
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