Scientific name: Pterocarpus violaceus
Postage (m): 3,20DAP (cm): 3,7
Country of Origin: BRAZIL
Region: South of Bahia to Paraná
Size ranges from 8 to 14 meters.
Dense canopy and cylindrical trunk and exfoliating. Evergreen and shiny compound leaves with 5-7 leaflets. Flowers usually between spring and summer, with flowering fast. The flowers are small, yellow and grouped in small clusters.
Species with excellent ornamental characteristics, both for its beautiful bright foliage as for their intense, but short, flowering. It is found in urban forestry in various cities of the state of São Paulo.