Tropical Tree - Sweet Purple Flowers
The Jacaranda tree is native to the plains of Brazil and Argentina and can grow to a height of 10 to 15 meters tall.
The Jacaranda give 2 separate flushes of flowers a year, of up to 20cm long purple trumpet shaped flowers.
One when there are no leaves, and one when the tree has grown its leaves.
Also suitable for a Bonsai specimen.
Protect from frost, and dont let it the soil become too moist during winter.
It is said that if you are walking underneath the Jacaranda tree and one of the trumpet blossoms falls on your head you will be favored by good fortune!