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Flame Tree

Delonix regia

Also known as

Flame Of The Forest, Flamboyant Tree, Royal Poinciana, Flame-Of-The-Forest, Peacock Flower, Flame of the forest

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

15m

8m

Min

8m

Flowering

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Flame Tree Overview

The beautiful flowers are 5 petalled and appear in terminal racemes. The leaves are bipinnate and fern-like. The fruits are large, flattened and bean-like pods.

Other uses of Flame Tree

Shade and ornamental often used in towns in the Mediterranean.