PlantsDelonix→Royal Poinciana (Delonix regia var. flavida)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 20 ft
Plant Spread: 30 ft
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Other: used as a rattling instrument in the Caribbean
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Flowering Tree
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Other: grafting
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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