Kew Temperate House Seeds: Orchid tree

Part of our collection of seeds inspired by plants in Kew's Temperate House.

Orchid tree
Bauhinia variegata 

A bushy shrub with charming, bright foliage occasionally marked with cream and racemes of showy orchid flowers in soft pink with rich carmine markings. Develops into an impressive evergreen shrub, best suited to greenhouse growing in all but tropical climates.

The artwork on the packet reproduces prints and paintings from the Library and Illustrations Collections of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and depicts plants found in the Temperate House, some of which are threatened or endangered in the wild.

Delivery Restrictions
Unfortunately seeds cannot be shipped to the following countries. Please be aware that if you order this item to one of these countries, it will be refunded and not included in your order.

Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Australia, Canada, Colombia, Egypt, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Moldova, Morocco, New Zealand, Nigeria, Russia, South Africa or United States of America.