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Sophora macrocarpa

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Kingdom  Plantae
Subfamily  Faboideae
Genus  Sophora
Order  Fabales
Family  Fabaceae
Tribe  Sophoreae
Rank  Species
Sophora macrocarpa Description and images of Sophora macrocarpa Mayo a native
Similar  Sophora cassioides, Adesmia echinus, Adesmia confusa, Caesalpinia angulata, Psoralea glandulosa

Sophora macrocarpa is a species of flowering tree or shrub of the genus Sophora, belonging to the Fabaceae family. It is commonly known as may├║ or mayo, and is endemic to central and southern continental Chile.

Sophora macrocarpa Sophora macrocarpa

Description

Sophora macrocarpa Mayo Sophora macrocarpa Crece entre las regiones de Coqu Flickr

Sophora macrocarpa is a small evergreen tree or large shrub, growing to a height of about 3 m (10 ft) with long slender branches . The new growth is pubescent, with reddish-brown hairs. The leaves are alternate and up to 15 cm (6 in) in length. They are pinnate, each with nine to fifteen leaflets. The leaflets are dark green on the upperside and slightly glaucous underneath. The dangling clusters of flowers have long thick stems. Each flower has five pale brown calyx lobes fused into a cup, five long yellow petals and ten stamens. The fruit is a pod containing several seeds. The flowering period is August to December.

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Sophora macrocarpa Description and images of Sophora macrocarpa Mayo a native

References

Sophora macrocarpa Wikipedia


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