Coral Tree


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Coral Tree

 

(Erythrina corallodendron), a low, deciduous, prickly tree of the family Leguminosae. The leaves are ternate. The flowers measure up to 5 cm long and are papilionaceous, with a long slender standard. These reddish pink flowers are in racemes. The fruits are moniliform pods with bright red seeds that resemble coral. The coral tree grows in tropical America. It is cultivated in warm countries as an ornamental; it is also used as a rapidly growing shade tree in coffee and cacao plantations. The bark is used for medicinal purposes in Brazil. In the USSR the coral tree is cultivated on the Black Sea Shore of the Caucasus and in the Southern Crimea. The name is also applied to other species of the genus Erythrina.

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For this reason, a mature coral tree must be pruned annually.
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Blue-crowned parakeets used to descend six or eight at a time on the coral tree in her neighbor's back yard, said Carolyn Oppenheimer, former president of the San Fernando Valley Audubon Society.
Following routes shown at left, tours pass most of the major collections, including 500 species of palms, 50 varieties of bananas, and 100 of the 15 species of exotic-flowered coral tree (Erythrina).
The coral tree (Erythrina caffra) is a magnificent, muscular-limbed species that loses its leaves in the winter and then, still in leafless condition, produces fiery orange flowers.
Q: We live in Porter Ranch, and up until six months ago had a spectacularly large coral tree in our front yard.
Also intriguing are a Kona coffee tree (if your timing is good, it will be loaded with berries) and the brilliantly colored coral tree.