Main site sections:
Plants section links:

Location

  • San Diego Zoo

Species Collection

Bloom time (approximate):

  • October to May

Gardens

Plants: Species

Coral Tree (Erythrina): Common Coral Tree Erythrina lysistemon

FAMILY: FABACEAE (Bean Family)

Many of the San Diego Zoo's coral trees are among the largest of their kind in the United States, including the common coral tree Erythrina lysistemon by the Skyfari East terminal.