Salmon Blossoms on the Tree

Asked October 11, 2016, 11:06 AM EDT

What is the tree (we are in Houston) that has salmon blossoms in late summer, early fall? It drops a lot of small yellow bits as well

Harris County Texas

3 Responses

Thank you for your question. Do you have a photo?

Hi Andrew,

Here is the tree top and the bottom.

Thank you.

That is a Koelreuteria bipinnata commonly known as the Chinese Flame-Tree. The following web sites offer more information on this tree:
http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/st336
http://hort.ifas.ufl.edu/database/documents/pdf/tree_fact_sheets/koebipa.pdf