Syke's coral tree

Syke's coral tree

Erythrina × sykesii

  • Leaflets 3/4' wide or more
  • Leaflets triangular, always widest towards the base
  • No prickles and never bears fruit
  • Banner petal long and narrow, tube-like
Syke's coral tree
Syke's coral tree

South African coral tree

South African coral tree

Erythrina caffra

  • Leaflets 3/4' wide or more
  • Leaflets triangular, always widest towards the base
  • No prickles
  • Banner petal stands up from other parts
South African coral tree
South African coral tree

Naked coral tree

Naked coral tree

Erythrina coralloides

  • Leaflets 3/4' wide or more
  • Leaflets triangular, always widest towards the base
  • Prickles present
  • Bark smooth, rusty, orange, cinnamon-colored
Naked coral tree
Naked coral tree

Cockspur coral tree

Cockspur coral tree

Erythrina crista-galli

  • Leaflets 3/4' wide or more
  • Leaflets egg-shaped, widest in middle
  • Bark rough
Cockspur coral tree
Cockspur coral tree

Brazilian coral tree

Brazilian coral tree

Erythrina falcata

  • Leaflets 3/4' wide or more
  • Leaflets egg-shaped, widest in middle
  • Bark smooth
Brazilian coral tree

Dwarf coral tree

Dwarf coral tree

Erythrina humeana

  • Leaflets 3/4' wide or more
  • Leaflets triangular, always widest towards the base
  • Prickles present
  • Bark smooth, gray, green, brown
Dwarf coral tree
Dwarf coral tree

African sumac

African sumac

Rhus lancea

  • Leaflets 1/2" wide or less
  • Flowers small, inconspicuous, cream-colored
African sumac
African sumac