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.
Trees vary in shape and appearance, however all have very unique bark. Image above is a sample picture from our nursery stock. We will select the best tree for you to ship.