Queensland Bottle Tree

Tree 10 to 20 Metres


Large tree with swollen trunk.
Narrow leaves with five- seven fingers.
Drops its leaves before flowering. White, yellow or pink small flowers in spring, followed by 3cm long brown seed capsules.

Iconic tree of western districts north from Boonah.

Natural Habitat: Dry Rainforest

Aspect: Full Sun / Filtered Sun

Soil/Conditions: Adaptable

Special Features:
• Excellent feature tree for a large garden
• Drought Tolerant
• Aboriginal Food and Tool Source
• Bottle develops in approximately 5-8 years.

Garden Styles:

  • Native Rainforest
  • Gardening for Biodiversity