Handroanthus chrysotrichus (Mart. ex DC.) Mattos

    (Bignonia Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : NEELI GULMOHUR FAMILY (नीली गुलमोहर फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : BIGNONIACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Handroanthus chrysotrichus (Mart. ex DC.) Mattos
  • Common name : Golden Trumpet Tree
  • Habit : Tree
  • Comments / notes : Planted
  • Key identification features : A small handsome tree. Leaves palmately compound, the terminal leaflet being the largest. The trumpet shaped bright yellow flowers appear in dense terminal clusters. The 6-8-inch long capsules are brown.
  • Flower, Fruit : March-April
  • Native : Brazil
  • Literature : Sankara Rao, 2009. Flora of IISc, Bangalore.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Handroanthus chrysotrichus. Downloaded on 21 January 2022.

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