SCIENTIFIC NAME: Clerodendrum aculeatum
COMMON NAME: Escambron
UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: Tropical flowering plant from Puerto Rico, that flowers a few times in the year.
Used in bonsai for its interesting rough bark, small leaves, and tiny white flowers. One of the most interesting barks you will ever see. Its a unique species that people are just starting to use for bonsai. Escambron likes full sun, don’t let the soil dry out and keep away from freezing temps.
Image above is a sample picture from our nursery stock. This may not be the exact tree you will receive, but one similar in size. We will select the best tree for you to ship. Be aware it is perfectly normal for leaves, flowers or fruit (if applicable) to drop during shipping.