Botanical name: Brownea coccinea Family:Caesalpiniaceae (Gulmohar family)
Synonyms: Brownea capitella, Brownea latifolia
Leaves are pinnately compound. Sometimes, interesting is to notice pink-brown young leaflets at the tip of the branches.
These are burst open from a long pod like structure.
Flowering starts by early spring and continues throughout the spring.
|Lal Zumbar – Flower Bud|
|Lal Zumbar or Brownea Coccinea Flowers Blooming|
|Lal Zumbar or Brownea Coccinea Flower Cluster|
Flowers appear mostly beneath foliage mostly on older branches unlike other Browneas. Fruit is a woody pod about 6 inch long and 5.2 inch broad.