- Flower nameSummer Red
- Scientific nameCorymbia ficifolia
- Aliasflowering gum, Corymbia ficifolia
- Place of originAustralia
- Place of floweringSpecific area
- Flowering seasonFebruary, March, April, May, June
What is Summer Red
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.