Botanical name: Tabebuia berteroi Family: Bignoniaceae (Jacaranda family)
Synonyms: Tecoma berteroi
Hispaniolan Rosy Trumpet Tree is yet another Tabebuia from latin America. It comes from the island of Hispaniola near Cuba. It is a small tree with obovate leaflets 5-12 cm long. Leaflets are hairless, thick and pointed. The tree bears trumpet shaped flowers with 5 flaring petals with crinkled margins. The flowers, 5-6 cm long, are rosy white, with yellow in the throat. The tree is cultivated in India, but is not common.
Identification credit: Prashant Awale
The flower labeled Hispaniolan Rosy Trumpet Tree is ...