Flower Database

Golden Shower Tree

Basic information
Flower Name
Golden Shower Tree
Formal Name
Cassia fistula
Alias
Golden Shower Tree, 南蛮梍莢
Habitat
India
Morph
Tropical semi-evergreen trees
Comment
Golden shower tree , scientific name:Cassia fistula , is a tropical semi-evergreen trees of the department Fabaceaenative Cassia genus native to India. Many racemes with fragrant yellow flowers bloom. From the heights of yellow flowers seem drenched shower. The bark is black. Leaves are pinnately compound leaves even in cool. Flowers open flat and, beyond the stamens and pistils. Beans fruit is fruit to flower after the oval to long oval shaped. Number of shower-tree.
Common name: Golden shower tree , scientific name:Cassia fistula, National Flower : Thailand, Living type:Tropical semi-evergreen trees, origin: India height: 10-20 m, inflorescence length: 20-50 cm, flower color: yellow, size: 5-8 cm, flowering period: May to August.
Detailed information
Order
Fabales
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Cassia
Species
C. fistula
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Paripinnate Leaf
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
(sub-) Tropical area Greenhouse Okinawa
Color
Yellow
Season
May Jun Jul Aug
Height
1000  ~ 2000  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1