poinciana

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tropical flowering shrub having bright orange or red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana bird of paradise , Caesalpinia gilliesii , poinciana , Poinciana gilliesii
tropical shrub or small tree having showy yellow to orange-red flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana Caesalpinia pulcherrima , flamboyant tree , paradise flower , Poinciana pulcherrima , pride of barbados
small spiny tropical trees or shrubs; includes the small genus or subgenus Poinciana Caesalpinia , genus Caesalpinia
showy tropical tree or shrub native to Madagascar; widely planted in tropical regions for its immense racemes of scarlet and orange flowers; sometimes placed in genus Poinciana Delonix regia , flamboyant , flame tree , peacock flower , Poinciana regia , royal poinciana
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