Delonix regia


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Noun1.Delonix regia - showy tropical tree or shrub native to MadagascarDelonix regia - 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
Delonix, genus Delonix - evergreen or deciduous trees of tropical Africa and India
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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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.
In 2008 large numbers of leaf hoppers were reported to be "killing" flamboyant trees Delonix regia in Durban (Cole 2008).
Centre place, grows the loveliness Delonix regia otherwise known as the May tree or flame of the forest.
Total # Family/Species Part eaten individuals Anacardiaceae Anacardium excelsum S 10 Spondias mombin FP,B 66 Spondias purpurea FP 2 Mangifera indica ** FP 10 Bignoniaceae Tabebuia rosea F 2 Bombacaceae Ceiba aesculifolia FS,B,L 9 Ceiba pentandra S,B 4 Bombacopsis quinata FS,B 7 Ochroma pyramidale F 12 Caesalpiniaceae Schizolobium parahybum S,L,B 9 Delonix regia * F,S,L 206 Cassia grandis FS,B 8 Combretaceae Terminalia catappa * FS,L 498 Lythraceae Lagerstroemia speciosa * S 31 Meliaceae Cedrela odorata S 2 Swietenia macrophylla S 2 Fabaceae Pseudosamanea guachapele F,L,B 23 Lysiloma divaricatum S 7 Enterolobium cyclocarpum B,Li 4 Inga vera ES,L 18 Inga sp.
The Winter Gardens will also play a key role in helping conserve a number of rare plants from Madagascar including the Bismarkia nobilis and the Delonix regia (Poinciana), a tree which bears spectacular flowers.