These photos of flora and birds of Trinidad and Tobago were taken at the Asa Wright Nature Centre.
Chrysothemis pulchella also grows around my parents' home in Rio Claro.
Trinbagonians call this vervaine Ven-ven. My mom recommends a tea of ven-ven leaves as a blood cleanser. Hummingbirds love it.
Powder Puff Flower (Calliandra surinamensis)