Details 4* 0* 0* 0* 0 Forum Notes Plant Care Add Your Plant Photo

Tipuana tipu

Tipu Tree

Members can create lists of plants to manage your garden, get plant care information sent to you, and connect to other gardeners.It's free and easy, SIGN IN or JOIN NOW and get started right away!

Plant Facts

Scientific Name Tipuana tipu
Principal Common Name Tipu Tree
Common Name(s)
Description A semievergreen or deciduous tree with a broad flat crown and wider than high. It blooms in late spring or early summer with apricot to yellow sweetpea-shaped flowers.
General Comments This tree does not do well in alkaline soil. The litter can be a slight nuisance.
Nativity South America
Height Range 25 - 0 FT
Spread Range 30 - 0 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Medium Green
Leaf Texture Fern-like : Fine
Form Small Tree
Flower Color Apricot : Yellow
Flower Time
Ease of Growing
Light Preferences
Soil Preferences
Watering Preferences
Outstanding Features

Please bear with us, we're constantly adding plants and updating information and photos. Our goal is to have the very best, most complete plant data available. Our priority is to research the plants which our Community Members have added to one of their lists.

The Mulch is here for everyone, so take a minute and register with us (if you haven't already) and tell us about you and the plants you have in your garden!

Downloading plant care instructions. Please wait, this may take a moment.

User Guides (Slide)

Popular Recommendations (Slide)

Upcoming Events

View All Events

Who's Online

We have 2392 guests and one member online

  • slotklubkaya