Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.

Spathodea species unidentified

Unidentified Spathodea or related genus, probably the plant listed as Spathodea rheedii in the 1857 catalogue.  See Dolichandrone spathacea (L.f.) Schum.

Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.

History at Camden Park

Listed only in the 1850 catalogue.


Published Feb 25, 2010 - 04:13 PM | Last updated Feb 25, 2010 - 04:14 PM

Family Bignoniaceae
Region of origin


Common Name
Name in the Camden Park Record

Spathodea sp. 

Confidence level low