Chorisia flowering – Mediterranean Garden, Oakland, CA

Silk Floss tree, by Patrick Albin
The annual flowering of this Silk Floss tree, Chorisia speciosa, is something those familiar with this garden mark on their calendars! Planted on the edge of the Palmatum at the Gardens at Lakeside Park in Oakland, it makes a dramatic backdrop for the newly created Mediterranean Garden next door. Check out this article on The Garden Geek.


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