Flamboyant Tree-A touch of Madagascar in the Canaries!

Flamboyant Tree-A touch of Madagascar in the Canaries!

Observation - Flamboyant Tree-A touch of Madagascar in the Canaries!. Description: Beautiful tropical tree from Madagascar, widely grown in the Canaries, planted in streets and town squares. It grows in most soils, but has a very aggressive root system, so not good close to buildings.Also grows well near the sea. Bark has medicinal pro

Beautiful tropical tree from Madagascar, widely grown in the Canaries, planted in streets and town squares.
It grows in most soils, but has a very aggressive root system, so not good close to buildings.Also grows well near the sea. Bark has medicinal properties,seeds used to make necklaces. One of the most beautiful trees of tropical regions.Photo taken in La Palma.