Planted the seed ca 30 years ago.
Cassia leptophylla at EPCOT
Golden Medallion tree At EPCOT, May, 2003
Look at the size of the pods!
Me showing the pods compared to my arms!
Small tree (2 feet high).
This tree is a little over a year old.
Cassia leptophylla, in San Diego's Balboa Park
July 11, 2010 San Diego, Ca
You can see the seed pods already growing. At South Coast Botanic Garden.
Newer blooms at South Coast Botanic Garden.
The seed pods are huge.
The HUGE ripe seed pods turn dark brown and fall off tree as they crack open.
You can see the start of the green seed pod.
At South Coast Botanic Garden.
Gold Medallion Tree (Cassia leptophylla)