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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Once the heavy seed pods of Caesalpinia gilliesii have been removed, prune back down the stem and always water well after any drastic action.
Instead, try glory pea (Clianthus puniceus) with brilliant red flowers, glory bush (Tibouchina urvilleana) carrying violet purple flowers, and crimson threadflower (Caesalpinia gilliesii), whose yellow flowers have long crimson thread.
Segun las diferentes arquitecturas florales y longitudes operativas presentes en las plantas polinizadas por esfingidos, los patrones de remociondeposito de polen sobre el cuerpo de los polinizadores pueden clasificarse en: "verticalmente precisos" ya sea en paquetes discretos de polen sobre la proboscide (en especies de Mandevilla) u ojos (Habenaria gourlieana), sobre la region ventral (en especies de Oenothera) o de manera difusa sobre las alas (Caesalpinia gilliesii) o "verticalmente difusos" a lo largo de la proboscide (Petunia axillaris) o sobre todo el cuerpo (en especies de Cactaceae con flores de arquitectura infundibuliforme; ver Fig.
Number of Mexican states with herbarium Species Origin records Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Caesalpinia gilliesii (Hook.) D.
Two colloquial names are awarded to Caesalpinia gilliesii: they are "dwarf Poinciana" and "bird of paradise bush".
Caesalpinia gilliesii (Hook.) Benth., Yellow bird of paradise, desert bird of paradise (C, R).