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Bauhinia variegata - Orchid Tree

Bauhinia variegata - Orchid Tree (Bauhinia variegata - Orchid Tree)

Many Orchid trees at San Diego State University...they produce a bean pod. The Hong Kong Orchid doesn't it is a sterile hybrid. You will see this Orchid tree sprouting up all over the campus because of all the seeds that are produced. These are very fast growing trees also.

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Yes, Bauhinia species have flowers in various shades of purple, white, yellow, salmon, orange and multi-colored on one flower.

13 Oct, 2008


Did you notice lots of birds in the trees?

13 Oct, 2008


No, not this day...however, we have lots of crows in the area.

13 Oct, 2008


In Texas there are lots of grackles.
Do you see those in your neighbourhood ?

13 Oct, 2008


We don't have grackles here. We have many crows, sparrows, doves, hummingbirds, and wild parrots. The crows and parrots can drive you nuts!

13 Oct, 2008

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