Coral Bean – Erythrina flabelliformis

Scarlet-colored tubular flowers appear on Coral Bean in the late spring and summer, just before the plant begins to leaf out. Pretty, fan shaped foliage compliments the dramatic blossoms handsomely. Hummingbirds are particularly fond of the flowers, because they are full of nectar. Flowers develop into large, brown bean-pods with coral-colored seeds inside of them.…