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Scientific name: Delonix regia

  • Plant type | tree
  • Dutch | Flamboyant
  • English | Royal Poinciana
  • Papiamentu | Flamboyant
Flamboyant, Royal Poinciana, Flamboyant
Delonix regia

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 6.00
  • Grows | medium
  • Flowers are | red
  • Leaves are | green

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | moderate
  • Drought tolerance | high
  • Salt tolerance | high
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

Beautiful flowering tree. Needs to get dry in order to drop its leaves, followed by its flowering season. Otherwise it will produce only a few flowers. Plant at least 5 m from your home. Walkways and driveways will be damaged by its superficial root system, when planted too close by.

PESTS & DISEASES

No known pests or diseases for this plant