African tuliptree
Spathodea campanulata Beauv.

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EDDMapS Distribution

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Scrophulariales
Family: Bignoniaceae
Genus: Spathodea
Subject: Spathodea campanulata Beauv.

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
fireball, fountain tree, rarningobchey, tulipier du Gabon


Plants - Hardwood Trees