Botanical name: Erythrina mitis Family: Fabaceae (Pea family)
Synonyms: Erythrina umbrosa, Corallodendron umbrosum, Chirocalyx umbrosus
Shady Coral Tree is a medium size tree from South America, where it is a favorite tree for providing shade to coffee and cocoa plantation. It has large trifoliate leaves. The tree blooms with masses of orange-yellow flowers. In India it is occasionally planted as an ornamental tree.
Identification credit: Navendu Pāgé
The flower labeled Shady Coral Tree is ...