Taxon profile


African Tulip Tree
Spathodea campanulata Beauv.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Lamiales »  family Bignoniaceae »  genus Spathodea - spathodea

Scientific synonyms

Bignonia tulipifera Schum.
Bignonia tulipifera Thonn.
Spathodea campanulata subsp. congolana Bidgood
Spathodea campanulata subsp. nilotica (Seem.) Bidgood
Spathodea danckelmaniana Büttner
Spathodea nilotica Seem.
Spathodea nilotica f. bryanii O. Deg. & I. Deg.
Spathodea tulipifera (Schum.) G. Don

Other names

= African Tuliptree
= Fireball
= Flame Tree
= Fountain Tree
= Rarningobchey
= Scarlet Bell Tree

Least Concern


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