A spectacular Australian tree that sheds its deep green lobed leaves in summer to produce a mass of vivid scarlet flowers. Requires a light, free-draining soil in a sheltered sunny spot in the garden. Able to tolerate frosts as the tree matures. Evergreen except when flowering.
Plant in a light well drained soil, preferably slightly acidic with protection from strong cold winds. Apply Texture Plants 12 month planting food once a year.