Flower Database

Summer Red

Basic information
Flower Name
Summer Red
Formal Name
Corymbia ficifolia
Alias
flowering gum, Corymbia ficifolia
Habitat
Australia
Morph
Evergreen trees
Comment
Corymbia 'Summer Red', (scientific name. ficifolia x C.ptychocarpa) is a small evergreen tree in the family Pterocarpaceae native to Australia. It is a cross between red flowering gum (Corymbia ficifolia) and pink-flowering bloodwood (Corymbia ptychocarpa). The flowers are red and the height is up to 5 m. It is a hybrid of Corymbia ptychocarpa and Corymbia ptychocarpa.
Common name: Corymbia 'Summer Red', Also known as: Corymbia ptychifolia, flowering gum, eucalyptus gum tree, Corymbia, Type of life: hybrids, height: less than 5 m, Leaves: leathery, leaf inflorescence: opposite, monocotyledonous, leaf margin: full margin, leaf shape: lanceolate, breeding method: insect-borne or bird-borne, flower Inflorescence: compound inflorescence, Fruit type: capsule, use: garden, flowering time: July.
Detailed information
Order
Myrtales
Family
Myrtaceae
Genus
Corymbia
Species
C. ficifolia
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Specific area
Color
Red
Season
Feb Mar Apr May Jun
Height
500  ~ 600  [cm]
Diameter
0.5  ~ 1