Scientists have found that parts of the African tulip
tree and Secamoneafzelli help heal wounds, and a species of the Himalayan yew tree is used to produce Taxol, a chemotherapy drug used to treat breast, ovarian, lung, prostate, oesophageal and other cancers.
More than 500 seedlings of the mahogany, narra, African tulip
, and acasia mangium species were planted at the 225-hectare site.
Roadside verges were bursting with sword aloes, red hot pokers, pride of Madeira and the most beautiful lilies and trees in flower in and around the city included the African tulip
tree, the batwing coral tree and the absolutely stunning tropical hydrangea or oriental Madagascar tree.
I assume you are referring to the African tulip
tree (Spathodea campanulata), since it is of tropical origin and would flourish in Guatemala.
And with plants like orange and red Chinese hats, Seminole Dombeya--with its pink hydrangea-like blooms--giant irises, King Ixora, African tulip
tree and the showy Brazilian Red Cloak, to name a few, the pleasure is never ending.
At the side of the road grew mangoes, ginger, avocado, breadfruit, passion fruit, lychees, hibiscus, bourgainvillea,and African tulip
Jogging paths wind through many of the parks, including the tree-studded Parque de los Colomos, and along the wide boulevards colorfully lined with blooming jacaranda and African tulip