1 / 7
2017 crop India
2 / 7
3 / 7


4 / 7
7 / 7

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Barbados Flower Fence, Dwarf Poinciana, Peacock Flower, Pride Of Barbados

In Stock: 0.065 lb (Total:0.065lb)
  • Caesalpinia pulcherrima

    All items have bulk rates priced in
select i.*, substring_index(group_concat(distinct pa.country order by rsi.date_added desc),',',-1) as source_country from inventory_item_manage i left outer join sheffields_2017.receiving_shipments_item_has_inventory_item hrsi on i.id = hrsi.inventory_item_id left outer join sheffields_2017.receiving_shipments_item rsi on rsi.id = hrsi.receiving_shipments_item_id left outer join sheffields_2017.po on rsi.po_id = po.id left outer join sheffields_2017.po_address pa on pa.po_id = po.id where i.inventory_id = '3636' group by i.id

Buying options

0.07 lb


Germination test:
Cut (Full Seed)
Seeds per lb:
0.07 lb
Collected in:
New Delhi
Crop year:
Min. hardiness zone:
Item ID:

Growing Info

Scarification: Pour boiling water over seed , let stand in water for 24 hours, repeat process on seed that did not imbibe. Another Method: file or sand through the outer seedcoat, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: none required
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Other: Needs hot temperature to germinate. 85 degrees F recommended.|Easily started from seeds. 

The striking Pride of Barbados (Casalpinia pulcherrima) is a popular ornamental plant, beloved for its vibrant yellow, red, and orange blooms. Standing at 10 ft tall, this shrub is characterized by bipinnate leaves that extend 8-15 inches long with each bearing a multitude of pinnae adorned with leaflets. The flamboyant flowers grow in clusters of up to 15 inches long, characterized by five delightful petals. Adding to its charm, the plant yields a fruit pod that grows 2.5-4.75 inches long. Native to the tropics and subtropics of the Americas, it flourishes in many communities around the world, including India where it's known under various local names. This resilient shrub which can withstand temperatures as low as 32℉, stands as the national flower of Barbados. It finds a home in domestic and public gardens where its tropical allure and reliable summer color are showcased. This vibrant plant loves full sunlight and regular watering. It has a reputation for being easy to propagate from seeds, making it an ideal choice for garden enthusiasts who yearn for a touch of Caribbean brightness.

You might also like

Cornus kousa ssp. chinensis 'Milky Way'
Out of Stock

Cornus kousa ssp. chinensis 'Milky Way'

Milky Way Kousa Dogwood

Pinckneya bracteata

Pinckneya bracteata

Feverbark, Fevertree, Georgia Bark, Pinckneya, Poinsettia Tree

Acer cissifolium

Acer cissifolium

Ivy-leaved Maple, Vine-leaved Maple

Liquidambar styraciflua Northern

Liquidambar styraciflua Northern

Redgum, Sapgum, Sweetgum

(315) 497-1058
269 NY-34 Locke NY 13092

HOME - logo

Find us on: