Delonix


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Noun1.Delonix - evergreen or deciduous trees of tropical Africa and India
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Caesalpinioideae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae - alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
Delonix regia, flamboyant, peacock flower, Poinciana regia, royal poinciana, flame tree - showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana
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Other introduced species include Cocos nucifera, Tamarindus indica, and Delonix regia (Lazell 2005).
Under this family, it was observed that the largest number (larvae) was observed for Delonix regia.
Effect of Delonix regia leaf extract on glucose tolerance in glucose-induced hyperglycemic mice.
2003)[38] discerned majority of nests on Ficus benjamina, Ficus glomerata, Ficus religiosa with the placement occasionally on Mangifera indica, Pithecellobium dulce, Azadirachta indica and Delonix regia.
It was discovered in early 19th century in its native island country Madagascar by botanist Wensel Bojer and it was named as Delonix Regia.
For example, damas trees on the streets in Deema will be replaced with neem while those in Hattan 1, 2 and 3 will be replaced with delonix regia.
Tree species present in the study site: Anona squamos, Polyalthia longifolia, Atlantia monophylla, Azadirachata indica, Zizyphus mouritiana, Zizyphus xylopyrus, Caesalpinia coriaria, Delonix regia, Cassia siamea, Cassia rouxburghii, Tamarindus indica, Prosopis juliflora, Acacia planifrons, Acacia leucophloea, Albizia lebbeck, Morinda pubescens, Santalum album, Borassus flabellifer, Wrightia tinctoria, Streblus asper, Pamburus missionis, Mangifera indica, Aegle marmelos, Mimusops elengi, Millingtonia hortenensis, Peltophorum pterocarpum, Erythrina indica, Adenanthrea pavonina, Thespesia populnea, Kigelia pinnata, Guazama ulmirolia, Madhuca longifolia, Couroupita guianensis.
The Cm Ameer Khan Hoti formally launched monsoon tree plantation campaign in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by planting a sapling of Delonix regia in lawn of Chief Minister House on Thursday.
They include species like; ziziphus jujube, albizia lebbeck, delonix regia and ficus altissima," he said.
anale resulted in mortality of the ornamental tree species, Delonix regia (Bojer ex Hook.