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Erythrina caffra - Kaffir Coral Tree


Erythrina caffra - Kaffir Coral Tree (Erythrina caffra - Kaffir Coral Tree)

The Kaffir Coral trees are starting to bloom now. This is the most widely grown Coral tree in Southern California...and it's one of the largest...growing to 50ft./15 m. tall and spreading much wider. Photo taken at Paradise Point Resort on Oct. 29, 2010.



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Another beauty Delonix!

30 Oct, 2010

 

Beautiful :o)

30 Oct, 2010

 

Agree.

30 Oct, 2010

 

Meanie:

Thanks! It's very common along the freeways in San Diego.

30 Oct, 2010

 

Terratoonie, Clarice:

Thanks! :>)

30 Oct, 2010

 

Lovely photo Delonix1, and what a lovely orange!!!

30 Oct, 2010

 

I wish we could grow such colourful roadside trees here in the UK...

31 Oct, 2010

 

Linsuffolk:

Thank you! :>)

31 Oct, 2010

 

Rbtkew:

There's so many colorful trees and vines which grow along the freeways, streets and medians. A few examples are: Bougainvillea, Jacaranda, Cassia leptophylla, Bauhinia x blakeana, Bauhinia variegata.

31 Oct, 2010



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