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Cassia javanica L.

Synonyms

Cassia bacillus, Cassia fistula, Cassia megalantha, Cathartocarpus javanicus

Common names

Pink Shower, Apple Blossom Tree, Rainbow Shower Tree

Extract from Wikipedia article

Cassia javanica, also known as Java Cassia, Pink Shower, Apple Blossom Tree and Rainbow Shower Tree (Thai: ชัยพฤกษ์), is a species of tree in the Fabaceae family. Its origin is in Southeast Asia, but it has been extensively grown in tropical areas worldwide as a garden tree owing to its beautiful crimson and pink flower bunches.[+]

LinkPink shower tree (Cassia javanica) in Aspire Park. Doha, Qatar, June 25, 2015
Location on mapsAspire Park Running Trail, Doha, Qatar
LinkFlowers of pink shower tree (Cassia javanica) in Aspire Park. Doha, Qatar, June 25, 2015
Location on mapsAspire Park Running Trail, Doha, Qatar
LinkPink shower tree (Cassia javanica) in Dahl Al Hamam Park at Al Markhiya Street. Doha, Qatar, May 3, 2016
Location on mapsAl Markhiya St, Doha, Qatar

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