An unusually prolific bloom on a malinche tree (royal ponciano, Delonix regia- may flowers in India) in Tamarindo. There are usually scattered blooms mixed in with the foliage. This leguminous tree makes a bean pod that is almost a meter long.
Habitats are being destroyed and many species are disappearing and becoming extinct. We have to determine what is appropriate when forests are at stake, for instance reasons for agricultural expansion vs industrial should be approved.