Propagate from seed or cuttings.
and may take 10 or more years to flower.
The vigorous roots can damage paths and foundations.
Seedlings vary considerably in flower shape, color and size,
Prune only when young to establish a single trunk.
This native of Madagascar grows only about 40 ft (12 m) tall, but
its canopy may be wider than its height.
The long, feathery leaves have lighter green undersides.
Clusters of brilliant red or orange flowers, with one white petal
marked with yellow and red, appear in december, followed by dark
brown pods up to 12 in (30 cm) long.
Flowering colors: Green, Orange, Red, White, Yellow
Cultivation: Plant in full sun in fertile, moist but well-drained
soil and provide shelter from strong winds.