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Lantern Tree

Crinodendron spp.

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

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Lantern Tree Overview

Crinodendron is a small genus containing 4 evergreen trees and shrubs originating from forest habitat in Chile. Some are commonly known as Lantern Tree. Typically they are grown for their showy flowers, which are bell-shaped, pink, red or white in colour and their foliage, which is narrow and leathery.

How to propagate Lantern Tree

Cuttings

Softwood cuttings in summer.

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Lantern Tree

Grown for their flowers and foliage.