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Cassia leptophylla - Gold Medallion Tree


Cassia leptophylla - Gold Medallion Tree (Cassia leptophylla - Gold Medallion Tree)

This Medallion Tree was in full flower in a parking lot in downtown San Diego, CA. It's a very common street and landscape tree here. Photo taken July 23, 2017.



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Wow that is stunning is it hardy or tropical please.

26 Jul, 2017

 

I think it's tropical. It's native to the tropical, subtropical areas of Brazil.

27 Jul, 2017

 

Thank you Andy what a shame.

27 Jul, 2017

 

Yes, most trees, plants which grow here are tropical or subtropical in origin.

27 Jul, 2017

 

Thank you for letting me know.

27 Jul, 2017

 

I wasn't sure if you knew San Diego's climate is mild subtropical.

28 Jul, 2017

 

Yes you did say earlier Andy thank you.

28 Jul, 2017

 

Beautiful flowering tree! Shame we can't grow it here in the UK!

30 Jul, 2017

 

Penny,

I thought I mentioned it in the past. :>))

30 Jul, 2017

 

Balcony,

Thanks! Yes, unfortunately, it most likely won't grow there.

30 Jul, 2017

 

☺ yes you did Andy I thought you would remember eventually.

30 Jul, 2017

 

I make so many comments I unfortunately can't remember them all. LOL!:>))

1 Aug, 2017

 

?? nor me as comments I have made dont read right because of predictive text brings other words up and I dont notice untill its to late.

1 Aug, 2017

 

Yes, that's common. lol.

3 Aug, 2017

 

Lol as I am finding out I just hope no rude or offensive words come up and I dont notice until its to late.?

3 Aug, 2017

 

I'm pretty easy-going. I don't get offended easily. :>))

5 Aug, 2017

 

Nor me unless it's blatantly meant .

5 Aug, 2017

 

Nor me I dont take ofence I take a gate lol unless of course it is blatantly meant.

5 Aug, 2017



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