Silk Floss Tree /Chorisia speciosa (syn Ceiba speciose)
A graceful and fascinating tree with long, emerald-green pinnate leaves ornamented with stunning, large, pink flowers that start in late summer and continue into autumn on bare wood. The seed pods contain silky kapok, historically used for stuffing pillows and mattresses. This young plant is over a year old. Total height including pot is 41 mm approx.