Radermachera ignea

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Radermachera ignea
Radermachera ignea Đại khải 3.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Flowering plant
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Bignoniaceae
Genus: Radermachera
Species: R. ignea
Binomial name
Radermachera ignea
(Kurz) Steenis

Mayodendron igneum (Kurz) Kurz

Radermachera ignea, also known as tree jasmine and pip thong (Thai: ปีบทอง), is a species of plant in the Bignoniaceae family endemic to Northern Thailand and northern Laos and is found from Burma to the island of Hainan.

It is a deciduous tree that grows up to 20 m in height and has striking orange-colored flowers that grow straight from the trunk.[1]

This tree is the provincial tree of Chiang Rai Province. It is also the tree of Chiang Rai Rajabhat University and Suranaree University of Technology.[2]



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