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Flowering Plants and Trees

Experience the world of tropical plants, trees and shrubs (flowering and fruiting). We have put forth great effort to present a unique collection of tropicals noted for their fruits, flowering, fragrance and size. Rewarding to all gardeners, from the youngest to oldest, from the novice to professional/collector. We are positive you will be pleased with our collection.
(All flowering plants and trees arrive rooted in 2" to 4" pots)

Strelitzia (Nicolai "Giant Bird of Paradise")
# SR-01



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A beautiful dramatic tropical plant that is very hardy in cooler zones, has huge leathery fans of banana shaped leaves and impressive blue and white flower spikes that appear from a dark purplish blue gray boat shaped bract. A very easy to grow tropical in landscape or container. A real beauty!


Strelitizia (Reginae)
# SR-02



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This is the most well known of the Birds of Paradise, with leathery leaves to 3' long, the plant itself is trunkless and clumping. The flowers are in the shape of bird beak bracts of crested vivid blue and bright orange. Blooming time is late summer to early winter and can be grown outdoors as a landscape plant or container plant where it enjoys being pot bound. Very exotic! One of our favorites makes and excellent cut flower!


Sida Fallax (Kaneohe Gold)
# KI-03



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Llima is the Hawaiian name for this charming dwarf shrub, whose flowers are cherished for making bright golden orange leis, that in historical times only (Kahunas) High Chiefs were allowed to wear. Very showy semi-double 1" golden orange flowers slightly ruffled, like tiny hibiscus produced all year long. A dwarf plant easily kept 1' to 2' tall and is an excellent and distinctive container plant. Hardy to 25 F.


Jasminum Sambac (Grand Duke of Tucany)
# JS-04



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Triple pikake is the name local Hawaiians give this beautiful and most fragrant flower of the world! It is widely used in perfumes and to flavor teas. Clusters of 2" creamy white flowers resembling miniature roses and dark shiny green leaves cover the 3' tall shrub. Definitely one of our favorites for scent!


Jasminum Sambac (Bel of India)
# JS-05



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Local Hawaiian name for this jasmine is double pikake used extensively for leis and perfumes. This rarer variety bares loosely double pure white blooms with a tinge of pink about 1" round and has an absolutely stunning fragrance. Its foliage is similar to Grand Duke but leaves are longer and thinner. Breathtaking fragrance!


Jasminum Sambac
# JS-07



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A sweetly scented jasmine is known as sampaguita in the Philippines and pikaki in Hawaii. Beautiful pure white 1" blooms cover this dark green leafed bushed type ever bloomer, it is also well known in Asia for it's use in teas and religious observances.


Glorisa Lilly (Rothchildianna)
# GR-06



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A climbing plant native to Uganda, it can be grown outdoors in mild temperate zones, or can make and excellent potted plant for indoor culture. Known for its gorgeous colorful flowers of crimson/scarlet with gold near the base, its long recurved petals (similar to an upside down umbrella) that appear lacquered. It has 7" dark green lancelet leaves, with support this lily may climb to 15'


Medinilla(Kinabalu)
# MK-07



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Native to the Philippine Islands. A lover of heat and humidity and one of the showiest tropical shrubs of the world, with its spectacular 18" hanging clusters of bright pink flowers and showy pink bracts. Large glossy dark green leaves, compact growth. It has a winter and spring blooming. Very tropical!


Hibiscus Tilraceus (Tri-Color Hau)
# HT-08



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A beautiful bushy tree to 15' with large cordate matte leaves variegated green, white and pink, its unusual spring/summer flowers are yellow at first then change to orange then red by night. The inner bark of this tree is used in Asia and the Pacific Islands for rope and tapa cloth. Semi-hardy in mild climates, can make an excellent small container tree for patio or indoors (prune to shape).


Bauhina Purpurea (Orchid Tree)
# PB-09



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Evergreen to deciduous tree. These flamboyant flower trees have a very special place in most mild climates of the United States. Common to the characteristics are their twin lobe leaves. Their flowers are spectacular in a shape of a large orchid with a range of color from cranberry, maroon to orchid pink and blooming from fall into late winter, its leaves tend to drop off around bloom time but not completely. To 20'. Gorgeous landscape plant or tree. Hardy to the mid 30's.


Delonix Regia (Royal Poinciana)
# DR-10



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This 40' tree is one of the most conspicuous flowering trees seen in the tropics. Bright fiery red/orange blossoms cover its mimosa type leaves which close up and go to sleep for the night. Can be grown as a potted tree. Very tropical!


Annona Cherimola "Cherimoya"
# AC-11



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Also known as custard apple. Beautiful subtropical fruit tree with leaves dull green above, velvety and hairy beneath 4" to 10 " long. In late spring it beings to flower brownish/yellow hairy flowers which continue to form a 1 to 1 1/2 lb. creamy white flesh fruit with a suggestion of taste of banana, pineapple and nectarine in a custard like consistency. Excellent taste!


"Tipu Tipuana"
# TTT-08



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Fast growing semi deciduous, medium spreading tree, native of South America, it is widely grown in tropical to subtropical climates as a shade or park tree, it's branches are somewhat pendulous with pinnate lettuce green leaves and progressive opening racemes of cascading bunches of old gold colored flowers in spring. A lovely tree!


Cassia Javanica"Pink & White
# PWST-14



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A splendid medium street tree, with beautiful pinnate green leaves, which open up to cascading clusters of pink to pale pink which fade with age to a creamy white. Great tree!


Medinilla"Orange Spike"
# MOS-08



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A recently collected cultivator, this spectacular and beautiful plant is breathtaking with 20" hanging clusters of orange-pink spikes, flowers and bracts. Leaves are large dark green with a free range growth habit in it's form. Blooming winter and spring, loves heat and humidity. Truly a amazing showy tropical!



       



Aloha Tropicals
P.O. Box 6042,  Oceanside, CA 92052
Phone: (760) 631-2880
Fax: (760) 631-2880
Email: alohatrop@aol.com

* Nursery visits by appointment only.