TROPICAL PLANT CATALOG


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Leea indica, Leea sambucina, Leea umbraculifera, Staphylea indica, Bandicoot Berry

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Leea indica, Leea sambucina, Leea umbraculifera, Staphylea indica

Bandicoot Berry
Family: Vitaceae   (Formerly:Leeaceae)
Origin: Southeast Asia, India
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirds

The small greenish-white to cream flowers are borne in cymes to about 20 cm across, these are followed by a black ovoid berry with 4-5 seeds.


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Leea indica, Leea sambucina, Leea umbraculifera, Staphylea indica, Bandicoot Berry

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