Specie: Tecoma castanifolia
Planting Season: Evergreen
Height at Maturity: 20 ft (6 m)
Cultivation: Well-drained soil
Features: Leathery leaves, hairy beneath; yellow flowers
Uses: Tropical gardens
Description: Native to Ecuador, this evergreen species grows into an upright tree, with leathery elliptic leaves that have a very hairy underside. The yellow flowers reach 2 in (5 cm) and the beanpod-like capsules are about 5 in (12 cm) long. Zones 10?12.
Growth Habit: Upright habit