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Guaiacum sp., Lignum Vitae, Guajacum, Guaiac

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Guaiacum sp.

Lignum Vitae, Guajacum, Guaiac
Family: Zygophyllaceae
Origin: West Indies
Can be used for bonsaiSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterBlue/lavender/purple flowersEthnomedical plant.
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Guaiacum, or Guajacum, is a small genus of evergreen resinous trees or shrubs with opposite oval compound leaves and showy bright blue flowers.

Species:

Guaiacum officinale

Guaiacum sanctum


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Guaiacum sp., Lignum Vitae, Guajacum, Guaiac

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Guaiacum sp., Lignum Vitae, Guajacum, Guaiac

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