I took this photo in the garden of Red Fort, Delhi. Please name it for me. this is a shrub.
I recently bought a plant similar to it, but its leaf-shape is a bit oval than the one seen here. The gardener told me that it is a dwarf variety. The flower is the same, shaving brush type but the whitish shading at the center is not present.
It resembles the monkeypod tree of Hawaii, Samanea saman. It usually blooms in spring and summer. Its leaves close in late afternoon and on cloudy days, and drop in February and March when the long black pods are noticeable. But this is not a shrub, it's a huge canopied umbrella-like tree, from which are carved leaf and calabash bowls.