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Sesbania punicea

Classification

Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Sesbania
                        Specie: Sesbania punicea

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Moderately fertile well-drained soil

Features: Dark green leaves; vivid orange-red flowers

Uses: Tropical gardens Shrub borders Tubs

Zones: 9?11

Description: Found throughout southern Brazil and in nearby parts of Argentina and Uruguay, this 6?ft (1.8?m) tall shrub has naturalized in southeastern USA. Its flowers are a vivid orange-red color, in racemes up to 4?in (10?cm) long, and contrast well with the dark

Growth Habit: Upright spreading habit

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