Logo Bandung 2017

The exhibition logo is Flower Patra Komala (Caesalpinia Pulcherrima) which has been the iconic flora of Bandung City.

Patra Komala itself simbolise the name of exotic shape and looks which its red and yellow flower resemble as spread-tail of peacock and familiarly local people call it “peocock flower” (Kembang Merak, Kimerak).
The upright shrubs with 2-4 metre height tree grow as streetside tree and also as decorative plant. Beside known for its beauty, Patra Komala flower plant also had been used for home-made traditional herbal by local for acute diare (outskin of the tree) and fever (boiled flower).