Common name: Flamboyant or Flame tree

Native to: Madagascar

 

Delonix regia is a fast-growing tree with an umbrella shaped, spreading crown with the long, nearly horizontal branches forming a diameter that is wider than the tree's height.Usually evergreen, the trees are deciduous in areas where the dry season is long and pronounced. The tree grows 10 - 18 metres tall, with a large, buttressed bole that can attain a girth of up to 2 metres. 

Delonix regia

Ksh500.00Price
  • Native / exotic: Exotic

    Aspect: Full sun in warm climate

    Flowers: Abundant, fiery red flowers

    Fragrance: None

    Foliage: Evergreen, feathery

    Growth habit: Wide, spreading crown

    Hardiness: Hardy but not drought resistant

    Height: Up to 10-15 metres

    Spread: Up to 10 metres

    Soil requirements: Prefers well-drained soils. Keep well mulched

    Uses: Spectacular tropical feature tree; grows well in coastal regions where it is warmer.

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