The “Shaving Brush Tree” is native to Mexico and a large deciduous tree which is coveted for its unique brush-like flowers which bloom just once a year, usually in February or March. The leaves are also very unique.

by Christina Stobbs (originally published in “Magical Moments” on Magical Los Ayala)

View more plants in bloom under the Flora & Fauna category.

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