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Cratoxylum

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Kingdom  Plantae
Higher classification  Hypericaceae
Order  Malpighiales
Family  Hypericaceae
Rank  Genus
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Similar  Cratoxylum formosum, Cratoxylum cochinchinense, Hypericaceae, Clusiaceae, Cratoxylum maingayi

Cratoxylum formosum bai taew


Cratoxylum (or Cratoxylon , an orthographic variant) is a genus of flowering plants in the family Hypericaceae, native to tropical Asia. The generic name is from the Greek meaning "strong wood", referring to the timber.

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Cratoxylum Cratoxylum cochinchinense TROPICAL PLANT LIBRARY

Khmer vegetable 17 mempat tree cratoxylum formosum


Description

Cratoxylum Riverine Parks Cratoxylum cochinchinense

Cratoxylum species grow as shrubs or small to medium-sized trees. The bark, drying black, produces a yellow resinous sap. The flowers are white or pink to crimson. The ellipsoid fruits consist of three valves.

Distribution and habitat

Cratoxylum species grow naturally from India through southern China to Malesia.

Species

As of May 2014 The Plant List recognises 9 accepted taxa (of species and infraspecific names):

Cratoxylum Cratoxylum formosum Mempat TopTropicalscom
  • Cratoxylum arborescens (Vahl) Blume
  • Cratoxylum cochinchinense (Lour.) Blume
  • Cratoxylum formosum (Jacq.) Benth. & Hook.f. ex Dyer
  • subsp. pruniflorum (Kurz) Gogelein
  • Cratoxylum glaucum Korth.
  • Cratoxylum maingayi Dyer
  • Cratoxylum sumatranum (Jack) Blume
  • subsp. blancoi (Blume) Gogelein
  • subsp. neriifolium (Kurz) Gogelein

  • Cratoxylum Cratoxylum sumatranum Hypericaceae image 32783 at PhytoImagessiuedu
    Cratoxylum Cratoxylum formosum ZipcodeZoo
    Cratoxylum Flora Fauna Web Plant Detail Cratoxylum formosum Jack Dyer

    References

    Cratoxylum Wikipedia


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