Peltophorum pterocarpum, Yellow Flame or Copper Pod

Max Height: 10m

Spread: 8-10m

Origin: Sri Lanka, Malaysia, N. Australia

Family: Caesalpiniaceae/Leguminosae

Common Name: Yellow Poinciana, Yellow Flame Tree, Copper-Pod, Yellow Flamboyant Tree

Flower Colour: Yellow

Drought Tolerance: High

Salinity Tolerance: High

Sun Tolerance: High

Wind Tolerance: High

Water Requirement: Low

PH level: Basic

Pest Tolerance: High

Disease Tolerance: High

Growth Rate: Fast

Fragrance: No




Peltophorum pterocarpum

Peltophorum pterocarpum is Fast-growing tree, wide-spreading and freely branching, with rust-red-downy stems. In summer, produces ascending racemes, to 45cm long, of fragrant, bright yellow flowers, 4cm across, with obovate, crinkly petals, each with a central brownish red mark. Elliptic to oblong, winged, purple-brown seed pods are 8-10cm long.


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Dimensions 2.5 cm
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