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Illawarra flame tree
Illawarra flame tree
Illawarra flame tree
This Illawarra flame Tree (Brachychiton acerifolius) was planted during World War II on the lawns of Saint George's College overlooking Mounts Bay Road. The early summer is the best time to admire this glorious tree covered in stunning crimson bell-shaped flowers.

St George’s College

Caption: Virginia Rowland
Photo: POST Newspapers