A Delonix regia also known as a royal Poinciana tree. The tree is fast growing and grows into a umbrella shape so it produces a lot of shade, it grows from 10 – 18 meters tall. A Royal Poinciana needs to be planted on dry areas. It produces flowers on the shady part of the tree and the colour of red/orange. The flowering starts on their 4th or 5th year. The tree is native to Madagascar.