5+ seeds for: Yellow Pride of Barbados, Caesalpinia pulcherrima (a member of the pea family (Fabaceae). AKA: Dwarf Poinciana. The species name, pulcherrima, literally means “very pretty” and this plant definitely lives up to the name. The bright yellow blooms of this Pride of Barbados are a definite traffic stopper in your front yard, and the butterflies and hummingbirds LOVE them!
Pride of Barbados is an evergreen shrub or small tree in frost-free climates, a deciduous shrub in zone 9, and a returning perennial in zone 8. In the tropics it gets 15-20′ tall with wide spreading branches that can cover about the same width if not kept trimmed. The cultivation of Pride of Barbados is usually a semi-dwarfed hardy perennial shrub to a typical size of 5-8 feet tall and growing that large even after freezing to the ground the previous winter.
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Plant Format: Seeds
Seeds Per Pack: 5+
Common Name: Yellow Pride of Barbados
Botanical Name: Caesalpinia pulcherrima
Flowering Season: Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Soil Preference: Sandy, Well-draining
Watering: Medium to Light
Light Preference: Full Sun
USDA Hardiness Zones: 8-11.
Foliage: Evergreen in frost-free zones
Growth Habit: Bushing / Small tree.
Brand: Onalee's Seeds, LLC
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States