AFRICAN TULIP #1 / (Bangla = রুদ্রপলাশ )
When it comes to landscaping the streets in India, this tree is widely used to put up a stunning display of its red-orange campanulate flowers.
A roadside tree in full bloom.
Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Not to be confused with another flower of somewhat similar appearance, the Flame Of The Forest (Butea monosperma / Family Fabaceae). Bengali Name is Palash (পলাশ).