SCIENTIFIC NAME: Chloroleucon tortum Syn. Pithecellobium tortum COMMON NAME: Brazilian Raintree UNIQUE CHARACTERISTICS: BRAZILIAN RAIN TREE is a very popular bonsai species that is great for African-style flat top bonsai, as well as many other styles. Gorgeous vibrant compound foliage that closes up at night and when it rains.
Tree: DWARF RAINTREE
Age: Approx 5-7 yrs old
Height: 8 inches
Waer: 2-3x a week
Location: Indoors and near window
About the tree: Opens its leaves in the morning and closes at night; Very tropcial tree that likes to be watered