It is a small dry season-deciduous tree growing to 8 m tall. The leaves are palmate compound, with five or seven leaflets, each leaflet 6–18 cm long, green with silvery scales both above and below.
The flowers are bright yellow, up to 6.5 cm diameter.
|Key Feature||Expect 90 to 100 % Germination Rate|
|Uses||It is a popular ornamental tree in subtropical and tropical regions, grown for its spectacular flower display on leafless shoots at the end of the dry season.