Delonix regia (Bojer ex Hooker) Rafinesque. Royal Poinciana, Flamboyan, Flame Tree. Phen: (Nov-) Apr-Jul. Hab: Disturbed areas, hammocks, pine rocklands, widely planted and especially common in suburban areas. Dist: Native of Madagascar (now widely grown and naturalized in tropical areas around the world).
Origin/Endemic status: Subsaharan Africa
Syn: = Bah, Fl3, K3, K4, SE3, WH3, Isely (1998)