Calflora
Taxon  Report   9046    
Caesalpinia pulcherrima  (L.) Sw.
Pride of barbados
Caesalpinia pulcherrima
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Caesalpinia pulcherrima, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California.

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Caesalpinia pulcherrima
© 2010 Moorea Biocode
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Caesalpinia
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Poinciana pulcherrima
More information about  Caesalpinia pulcherrima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAPU13)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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