Jacaranda (family Bignoniaceae)
A genus of trees in which the leaves are bipinnate
. The flowers are bluish-lilac in colour and borne in panicles
or clusters. The fruit is a short pod. J. filicifolia
is a widely grown ornamental. There are 30 species, occurring in tropical America.
Genus of trees native to tropical America. The ornamental Jacaranda mimosifolia and J. cuspidifolia have showy blue flowers amd fern-like leaves. There are 50 species. Family Bignoniaceae.