How to grow Delonix regia

Delonix regia grow and care – tree of the genus Delonix also known as Royal Poinciana, Delonix regia perennial evergreen or deciduous used as ornamental plant and also as bonsai, can grow in tropics, subtropics or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Leaves color green the leaves are ovate and grow in be-pinnate.

Delonix regia flowers

Flower color red, orange or yellow five petals in spoon shape the edge of the soon is wavy and can be a bit curly

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How to grow Delonix regia growing and care:

Well-drained soil, more than 5C

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive, aggressive

Planting season:
All year

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, spider mites

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Just for desgin

Size of the plant?
4-10 m, 12-30 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
No (except in bonsai)

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
Red, orange or yellow flower with five petals in spoon shape the edge of the soon is wavy and can be a bit curly

Scientific name:

Delonix regia

How to grow Delonix regia

Delonix regia flowers care

Delonix regia tree

Delonix regia plant care

Growing Delonix regia flowers

Delonix regia flower

Delonix regia


Blooming Seasons
  • Autumn flowers
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Flower colors
  • Orange flower
  • Red flower
  • Yellow flower
  • Mediterranean Climate
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Tropics Climate
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental flower
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Deciduous
  • Evergreen
  • Perennial plant
  • Tree
Plant Uses
  • Bonsai
  • Ornamental plants
  • Shade tree
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
Watering plants
  • Regularly water
  • Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 12
  • Hardiness zone 13