Pride of Barbados Tropical Seeds Also known as Red Peacock Flower, Dwarf Poinciana
A small plant with mimosa-like green leaves and red-orange-yellow flowers with long red stamens that bloom from spring to autumn that present a fantastic spectacle of color! This plant can survive short periods of temperatures down to 32 degrees F. A terrific plant for butterfly attracting! Zones 8 - 11 for standard use. Great for container gardening.
1. Native to the West Indies and tropical America
2. Also known as Poinciana, Peacock Flower, Red Bird of Paradise, Dwarf Poinciana, Pride of Barbados, and flamboyan-de-jardin, Ohai alii
3. Easy to grow in most soils
4. Moderately salt tolerant
5. Easy to start seeds
6. It is the national flower of the Caribbean island Barbados.
7. Makes a Fun Houseplant
8. Makes an excellent plant for collectors of plants for the home or greenhouse environment
9. Another fun plant from seeds of the Tropics