Saturday, September 17, 2011

Cresta de Gallo - mystery plant


Erethrina Christa-Galli, the Coral Tree or Cresta de Gallo in my book has a flame red flower, as shown above.....very beautiful.

3 comments:

Mar said...

Absolutely beautiful! and..could you possibly help me find out about this flower? thanks and enjoy your weekend. Hello from Barcelona .

RJGUTEX said...

Your plant is celosia cristata -- cockscomb.

LadyLuz said...

Many thanks for the information. It's rarely seen here but very popular in Portugal. It's not even listed in my Med. plant book.