Desert Poinciana, Desert Bird of Paradise, Bird of Paradise Bush, Yellow Bird of Paradise, Barba de Chivo.
- Full Sun
- Part Sun/Shade
About This Plant
Sun/part shade; deciduous with tiny fine-textured leaflets. An airy, fast-growing tropical shrub or small tree; the poinciana flowers are bright yellow with red stamens.
Can be groomed easily by hand, for shaping only. Don’t overwater. Requires excellent drainage; not recommended for heavy clay.
6-8' H, 4-6' W
Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Sandy, Well drained
Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Pollinators
April, May, June, July, August, September, October