Matilisguate green flowers and scented leaves

Jun 10, 2015 · Tabebuia rosea is one of the best-known and prettiest trees in Guatemala, where it is known as “Matilisguate”. It belongs to the Bignoniaceae, a family of plants that includes Jacaranda mimosifolia and Tecoma stans, and is a native of the Neotropics, from Mexico to Ecuador and Venezuela. It is also the national tree of El……

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The Matilisguate tree grows in the humid forest. It grows at an altitude of 0 to 1300 meters above sea lever and it may thrive in temperatures between 17°C to 30°C. The main use of this tree is for traditional medicine. The Matilisguate is a medium level tree. Its bark is straight.…

The White and Pink Blossoms of Tabebuia pentaphylla

Jul 22, 2012 · The Tabebuia is native to Central and South America and the local people there called it ipê rosa, apamate, matilisguate and maquilishuat. It is the national tree of El Salvador. This elegant tree is commonly known in English as Pink tabebuia, Pink tecoma, Pink poui, Pink trumpet and Rosy trumpet.Author: Francis Chung…