Choose a country to see content specific to your location

Skip to main content
A picture of a Flame Tree

Flame Tree

Delonix regia

Also known as

Poinciana, Flame of the forest

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

15m

8m

Min

8m

Flowering

More images of Flame Tree

A photo of Flame Tree
A photo of Flame Tree

Flame Tree Overview

The beautiful flowers are 5 petalled and appear in terminal racemes. The leaves are bipinnate and fern-like. The fruits are large, flattened and bean-like pods.

Other uses of Flame Tree

Shade and ornamental often used in towns in the Mediterranean.

Company

About usCareersPrivacy policy

Candide is your guide to visiting UK public gardens. Find the best gardens, buy tickets and enter with just your phone. Download the app for offline tickets, community access and more.

Terms & ConditionsCode of Conduct

© 2022 Candide

Made in Bristol