Floral Emblem of Cairns City

Golden Penda - (Xanthostemon chrisanthus)

Xanthosemon chrysanthus

The Golden Penda is a spectacular flowering tree that occurs along water courses in forests of north east Queensland. It is now widely planted in Cairns as a street tree and can flower several times a year, usually following periods of heavy rain.

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