Calodendrum capense is a large handsome semi-deciduous trees with beautiful, smooth, streaky white/grey bark on older trees. A profusion of striking, pink orchid-like flowers in large sprays on tips of branches make the trees stand out above the forest canopy and last well in the vase.
Plant Calodendrum capense in deep, fertile soil in a sheltered position and water regularly. It is a tree for the larger garden.
You may find stock of this plant at Random Harvest.