Poinciana, Brazilian Ironwood, Leopard Tree

This genus is under study by taxonomists so there is only an estimate that there are between 70 and 165 species included. The plants come from both tropical and subtropical regions. It is named for a botanist and physician named Andrea Cesalpino (1519-1602).


Caesalpinia pulcherrima Dwarf Red Poinciana
   
   
   

 

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