Tabebuia impetiginosa
pink trumpet tree

Bignoniaceae (bignonia family)
Tropical America
Tabebuia impetiginosa leaf, flower. John Rawlings, ca. 2005

One tree of this tropical genus grows in the lawn at the front left of Harmony House on Lomita Drive. The compound leaves contain five leaflets. Clusters of showy trumpet-shaped blooms, purple-pink with yellow throats, appear in spring. Species identification of our plant is uncertain.

About this Entry: The main text of this entry is from the book Trees of Stanford and Environs, by Ronald Bracewell, published 2005.