Thai/Tropical, Tropical tall tree

Purple bauhinia/ Murasaki soshinka

Purple bauhinia/ ムラサキソシンカ
Purple bauhinia/ ムラサキソシンカ

学名/ Botanical name : Bauhinia purpurea

シノニム/ Synonym : Phanera purpurea, Bauhinia castrata, Bauhinia coromandeliana, Bauhinia platyphylla, Bauhinia rosea, Bauhinia triandra, Bauhinia violacea, Caspareopsis purpurea

英名/ English name : Purple bauhinia

別名/ Alternative English name: orchid tree, camel’s foot, butterfly tree, Hawaiian orchid tree

日本名/ Japanese name: ムラサキソシンカ 紫蘇芯花

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: ムラサキモクワンジュ(紫木椀樹)

タイ語名/ Thai name: ชงโค Chong-ko

原産地/ Original : South China (which includes Hong Kong) and Southeast Asia 


The plant is very closed to Bauhinia blakeana; national flower of Hong Kong but little bit purplish and narrow petals.



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