Plant Catalog - ERYTHRINA CORALLOIDES
Naked Coral Tree
Deciduous tree native to Eastern Mexico, from Tamaulipas to Oaxaca. Bizzare branching form makes this a handsome specimen, with or without foliage and flowers. Fiery red candlestick-like flowers bloom at the tips of twisting, thorny branches from February to June.
USDA Zones: 9 - 10
Sunset Zones: 12, 13, 19 - 24
Mature Size: 30 feet high and wide
Light Needs: full sun
Water Needs: moderate