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Peacock Flower

Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Description:

Caesalpinia pulcherrima is a species of flowering plant in the pea family, Fabaceae, that is native to the tropics and subtropics of the Americas. Its exact origin is unknown due to widespread cultivation. 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.

Habitat:

local garden

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4 Comments

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

Thanks Akka!

Beautiful

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

thanks Yuko !

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 8 years ago

SO SO SO BEAUTIFUL!!!! The name says it all!



NuwanChathuranga
Spotted by
NuwanChathuranga

Sri Lanka

Spotted on Nov 4, 2012
Submitted on Nov 4, 2012

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