C17. Golden Trumpet

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Tabebuia chrysotricha (Pronunciation: tab-eh-BOO-yuh kriss-oh-TRICK-uh, /tɑːbɛˈbʊɪɑː/ /krɪsˈtrɪkʌ/), commonly known as the golden trumpet tree, is an evergreen tree from Brazil. It is very similar to and often confused with Tabebuia ochracea. In Portuguese it is called "ipê amarelo" and is considered the national tree of Brazil.