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Tipu tree

Tipuana spp.

Tipuana tipu Kentze1 by Tatiana Gerus (CC BY 2.0)

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    Tipu tree Overview

    Tipuana tipu is the only species in this monotypic genus. It is a South American deciduous tree in the legume family, also known as Pride of Bolivia, Tipu tree or Yellow Jacaranda amongst other common names. It is cultivated as a shade tree in parks and gardens but can become invasive.

    How to propagate Tipu tree

    Seed

    Seed in spring.

    Other uses of Tipu tree

    Grown for its flowers and overall appearance and for shade.