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Gastonia mauritiana, Bois Boeuf, Bois d'Eponge

Gastonia mauritiana

Bois Boeuf, Bois d'Eponge
Family: Araliaceae
Origin: Mauritius
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterEthnomedical plant.
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Very decorative when young seedling, long and thin juvenile leaves with redish margins; And the leaves turn completely different when matures to roundish and thick.



Gastonia mauritiana, Bois Boeuf, Bois d'Eponge


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