Category: Argentina

3 cottages & a cactus

National flower of Argentina

Erythrina cristina galli (Ceibo) is the National flower of Argentina. The Erythrina is a South American tree, with carmine red flowers and a crooked trunk. Locally Erythrina is called as ceibo, sebo or bucar. Common names of Erythrina include, Cockspur Coral Tree, Cock’s Comb, Common Coral Tree, Cry-Baby Tree. (source¬†

Argentina Painted Flower

Argentina Painted Flower. A bit of a an over done paper background. Looseness great and brushwork too? Tonight I am my  best friend. Not bad Nicky

Argentina Painted Flower