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  Tabebuia rosea
 
  Family: BIGNONIACEAE
  Citation:  Tabebuia rosea (Bertol.) DC., Prodr. 9: 215. 1824; Sunil & Sivadasan, Fl. Alappuzha Dist. 526. 2009. Tecoma rosea Bertol., Fl. Guatimal. 25. 1840. Tabebuia pentaphylla Hemsl., Biol. Cent. Amer. 2: 495. 1882.
  Malayalam Name(s):
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s): Trumpet tree
  Description: Deciduous trees, up to 20 m tall; bark grayish-brown, rough. Leaves opposite, digitately pinnate; leaflets usually 5, often unequal, 5-30 x 2-12 cm, elliptic or oblong lanceolate, acuminate at apex, obtuse to rounded at base; lateral nerves 6-9 pairs, slender; petiolules 1.4-3.5 cm long. Flowers in cymose panicles. Calyx cupular, bilabiate, densely lepidote, 1-2 cm. Corolla pink, glabrous outside, 6-10 cm long and 5-7 cm across, lobes 5, subequal, margins wavy. Stamens included with in the corolla tube.
  Habit: Tree
  Flowering & Fruiting: December-June
  District(s): Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Ernakulam
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grown as garden plant
  Distribution: Native of Central America
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): White, Rose
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: Yes
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
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