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Barringtonia calyptrata

Family Name: Lecythidaceae
Common Name: Mango Pine, Cassowary Pine, Putat Gajah, Cornbeef Wood tree
Full Sun: 6-8h Moderate Water Ornamental Flowers Tree

Name

Family Name
Genus Epithet
Species Epithet
Name Status (botanical)
Common Names

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Tree

Biogeography

Native Distribution Tropical Australia, Papua New Guinea, Aru Islands

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun
Water Preference Moderate Water

Foliar

Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green
Leaf Area Index (LAI) for Green Plot Ratio 3.0 (Tree - Intermediate Canopy)

Floral (Angiosperm)

Flower Colour(s) White

Image Repository

Images

Others

Master ID 1452
Species ID 2745
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Species record last updated on: 20 April 2020.
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