Genus of more than 200 species of trees, shrubs and climbers, native to tropical and subtropical areas.
Latin name: Bauhinia variegata "Candida"
They grow in warm climates, in drained soils and in full sun.
Propagate by semi-woody cuttings in summer, using mist propagation with bottom heat.
Deciduous tree with a spherical crown and white flowers from late winter to early summer.