Plant ID forum: Need a little help

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Name: Paul
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pniksch
Nov 13, 2013 11:48 AM CST
Saw this in Hawaii.....pics are of the foliage and flower. Thanks!
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Name: Tara
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terrafirma
Nov 14, 2013 3:00 PM CST
I think this is called a 'Sausage' Tree.

edited to add…I found it in the DB, and that you should add your pics there…There are none of the flower… Sausage Tree (Kigelia africana)
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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Nov 14, 2013 3:17 PM CST
It looks like K. africana to me too. For comparison there are more images here: http://www.starrenvironmental.com/images/species/?q=kigelia+...
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Name: Paul
Frisco TX (Zone 8a)
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pniksch
Nov 14, 2013 5:47 PM CST
Thanks all!
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