Caesalpinia gilliesii


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Noun1.Caesalpinia gilliesii - a tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowersCaesalpinia gilliesii - a tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana
Caesalpinia, genus Caesalpinia - small spiny tropical trees or shrubs; includes the small genus or subgenus Poinciana
flowering shrub - shrub noted primarily for its flowers
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The startling yellow flowers on the Caesalpinia gilliesii from tropical America, with the long quivering bright red stamens is also something to look forward to and if the dying flowers are removed, then another flush of flowers will delight later on.
Some have hard pods to protect them like Caesalpinia gilliesii, bauhinias and albizia which, as they dry rattle in the wind and eventually pop open scattering their seeds over a wide area.
Hibiscus in many colours; bougainvillea tumbling down and over supports; plumbago, earning its common name of 'sky flower', with its startling blue flowers; Caesalpinia gilliesii, whose red stamens toss in the summer breezes; duranta's lovely blue flowers turning to strings of orange beads in the sunlight and of course cacti and succulents, although some of them are looking rather parched after all the summer heat.