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Date of issue: 1 June 1978
Designer: D. Rose

Plant: Brachychiton acerifolius

Family: Sterculiaceae

Illawarra Flame Tree
Tall decidous tree to 30m.
Profuse red bell-shaped flowers in late spring and summer when leaves are absent.
Occurs in eastern parts of Qld and NSW.


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