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

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Family:

Fabaceae

Genus:

Caesalpinia

Species:

pulcherrima

Common Name:

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

Seeds Per Pound:
2,535
Quantity:
3.44 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
11
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
9 feet
Collection Locale:
India
Crop Year:
2017
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
8
In Stock: 3.44 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
5.95
1 oz
19.95
1 lb
139.50
1 kg
278.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Sand lightly or nick with a file, Soak in water, let stand in water for 6 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Easily started from seeds.
In a Nutshell:
* In the genus Cæsalpinia the most popularly planted species is Cæsalpinia pulcherrima .
* Common names for this species include Poinciana , Peacock Flower , Red Bird of Paradise , Mexican Bird of Paradise , Dwarf Poinciana , Pride of Barbados , and flamboyan-de-jardin .
* It is a shrub growing to 3 m tall, native to the Tropics and Subtropics of the Americas .
* The leaves are bipinnate, 20-40 cm long, bearing 3-10 pairs of pinnae, each with 6-10 pairs of leaflets 15-25 mm long and 10-15 mm broad.
* The flowers are borne in racemes up to 20 cm long, each flower with five yellow, orange or red petals.
* The fruit is a pod 6-12 cm long. more...