Kapok tree

Posted by on May 7, 2015 in fruiting season S, Others | Comments Off on Kapok tree

Kapok tree
Scientific Name : Ceiba pentandra
Family : Bombacaceae
Common Name : Kapok tree
Description:
A fast growing tree which grows very large in size as years pass. It is a deciduous tree. Seeds are covered with very fine floss. It has evening blooming flowers which are mainly pollinated by bats.
Propagation : Seeds
Longevity : Perennial

 

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