Josh Garrels - Jacaranda Tree

Jacaranda tree by Josh Garrels (Words by Michelle Garrels) Album: Jacaranda Lyrics: Sitting on porches Since Friday while the sky Tilts like a watery glass We wait for downpours A drenching...

Creative collaboration - The Hindu

Designer Rema Kumar’s creations bring together colours, textures, detailing, embellishments and most importantlyart. Each creation has a narrative behind it. “The inspiration for this sari happened while I was out on a walk one sunny summer morning,” says the Delhi-based designer, holding up a kota sari woven with zari, block-printed with ajrakh and embellished with zardozi. “Similarly,...


  1. Jacaranda is a genus of 49 species of flowering plants in the family Bignoniaceae, native to tropical and subtropical regions of Mexico, Central America, South America, Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica, and the Bahamas.. It has been planted widely in Asia especially in Nepal.A cosmopolitan plant, Jacaranda mimosifolia is quite common in southern California, Florida, Argentina, South Africa, Zimbabwe ...
  2. Jacaranda mimosifolia is a sub-tropical tree native to south-central South America that has been widely planted elsewhere because of its attractive and long-lasting pale indigo flowers. It is also known as jacaranda, blue jacaranda, black poui, or as the fern tree.Older sources call it Jacaranda acutifolia, but it is nowadays more usually classified as Jacaranda mimosifolia.
  3. The first time someone sees a jacaranda tree (Jacaranda mimosifolia), they may think they’ve spied something out of a fairy tale. This lovely tree often spans the width of a front yard, and is covered in beautiful lavender purple blooms every spring. Read on to learn how to grow a jacaranda tree ...
  4. The jacaranda tree is a tropical beauty with its clusters of fragrant, purple, trumpet-shaped blooms. In the right climate, it makes an excellent shade or street tree.
  5. Jacaranda is native to Mexico, Caribbean, and South America. It is a beautiful flowering tree with vivid lilac-blue trumpet-shaped flowers. It has many species and the most common and popular is the blue jacaranda tree or Jacaranda mimosifolia.Because the foliage of this tree resembles that of the mimosa.
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