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Plants and Flowers
Can a Delonix regia 'Flamboyant' grow properly in a big container?
What is the scientific name for the flamboyant tree?
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What is the name of the tree known as fire of the forest?
What is the family of Delonix regia?
Delonix regia is a species of flowering plant from the Fabaceae family, noted for its fern-like leaves and flamboyant display of flowers. Often grown as an ornamental tree and given the name Royal Poinciana or Flamboyant, it is also known as Krishnachura, Gulmohar, Peacock Flower, Flame of the Forest, Malinche, and Tabachine, and one of several named the Flame tree. The species was previously placed in a genus Poinciana, named for Phillippe de Longvilliers de Poincy who is credited with introducing the plant to the Americas. The tree's vivid red/vermilion/orange/yellow flowers and bright green foliage make it an exceptionally striking sight.
Asked in Biology, Botany or Plant Biology
What are the special features which delonix regia and dendrobium have to ensure the success of their fertilisation process?
Asked in Trees
Name of the trees large umbrella shaped tree with red blossom in avenues and streets in Cleveland Qld?
What are some examples of dicotyledons?
Examples are vegetables: peas, beans, cabbage, lettuce, cauliflower fruits: apple, pear, peach, tomato, citrus fruits flowers : roses, chrysanthemums, carnation, violets, begonia, buttercup, hibiscus plants : coffee, cotton, oak, magnolia, eucalyptus Other examples include: broom plant, horse chestnut, sunflower, hibiscus, mango trees, flamboyant (Delonix regia) , and poppy.