Colvillea racemosa

One species of this rare flowering tropical tree exists, grown from a single tree cultivated by natives in Madagascar. Allied to Royal Poinciana, it also rivals it for color and bloom. Each 1½-foot-long flower cluster is densely crowded with up to 200 scarlet blooms with bright yellow stamens. It has large leaves and many leaflets. Difficult to find and cultivate.
Colvillea racemosa
This thick-trunked tree has large, pyramidal racemes of 2-inch-wide flowers from fruit up to 6 inches long. Leaves reach 3 feet long.

Attributes - Colvillea racemosa

Plant Type: Tree

Bloom Season: Late Summer through Mid Fall

Flower Color: Orange, Red

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 30 ft. to 50 ft.

Width: 50 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 10, 11

Notes: Showy Flowers.

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