Flamboyant Trees in the Virgin Islands The royal poinciana, otherwise known as the flamboyant tree, is often featured on postage stamps of tropical destinations with its distinct, colorful buds. The plant can reach 40 feet in height.
Dragon’s Blood Trees, Socotra Socotra is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa that has a very alien-like feel to the landscape. Socotra is also the home to the Dragon’s Blood Trees that look similar to an upturned umbrella.
Rainbow Eucalyptus, Hawaii These vibrant trees look like abstract works of art, and as you have probably already guessed, are famous for their multicolored bark, which is a result of aging and shedding.