Royal Poinciana

Delonix regia

  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Royal Poinciana
  • Flower name
    Royal Poinciana
  • Scientific name
    Delonix regia
  • AliasRoyal Poinciana, Flam Tree, Flamboyant, 鳳凰木, ロイヤル・ポインシアナ
  • Place of originMadagascar distribution
  • Place of floweringSubtropical region
  • Flowering seasonMay, June, July, August, September, October
  • Language of flowersForever

What is Royal Poinciana

Royal Poinciana(Latin name:Delonix regia) is a tropical deciduous trees of the Caesalpiniaceae family . From early summer to fall bloom 5 petaled flowers of bright vermilion red racemes continued increasingly. In natural tree-shaped hat as well as a number of large leaves, so is under the tree in the summer cool in the tropics and recreation area. Leaves are fern like cool, beautiful contrast of green leaves and a red flower. Flower has blossomed and 突出sa stamens and pistils, RD together with vivid Scarlet Crown at its peak. After the flower branches or hanging from descends the blue big Sword-shaped pods (Saya, beans fruit) will be blackened with the passage of time and the odd torsion, makes you feel a little creepy. Planted as a street tree in the tropics, seeds and materials such as REI and necklaces are sold as souvenirs. Like flowers, pride of Barbados (yellow red butterfly), alias is called hymehouowbok.African tulip tree, Jacaranda(scientific name:Jacaranda mimosifolia) and Royal Poinciana(scientific name:Delonix regia) are three large tropical flower tree.

General name: Royal Poinciana , scientific name:Delonix regia, also known as: Royal Poinciana, Flamboyant,Flam Tree,origin: Madagascar, distribution: Japan's Okinawa, Taiwan, and Hawaii, tropical and subtropical regions, height: 10-15 m, leaf color: dark green, flower diameter: 10 cm Flower color: red , flowering period: May to October, pod width: 5 cm, pod length: 40-50 cm.


  • Eye
    Legumes
  • Family
    Fabaceae
  • Genus
    Delonix
  • Species
    D.regia
  • Type of flower
    Left-right symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Butterfly shape
  • Leaf type
    2 times pinnate compound leaf
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeTropical deciduous tree
  • Flower colorsRed
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height1000.0 ~ 1500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower10.0 ~ 10.0 cm

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