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Coral Bean
Erythrina herbacea

Deciduous shrub

Attributes:
attracts hummingbirds
Texas native
xeriscapic
salt tolerant
Foliage Persistence: deciduous

Annual or Perennial?: perennial

Exposure:
part sun
full sun
Flower Color: Scarlet red

Blooming Period:
spring
Height: 7-10 feet

Width: 6 feet

Heat Tolerance:
very high
Water Requirements: low

Additional Comments: Tolerates salt spray and salty soil, but not a lot of storm winds. Coastal Bend native.



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