Markhamia stipulata, Spathodea stipulata, Khae. Markhamia stipulata var. pierrii
Markhamia stipulata var. pierrii

Markhamia stipulata, Spathodea stipulata

Family: Bignoniaceae
Origin: Southeast Asia
USDA Zone: 10-11?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapSmall tree 10-20 ftSemi-shadeFull sunModerate waterRegular waterWhite, off-white flowersEdible plantEthnomedical plant.
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The young branches, leaves and inflorescence stalks are yellow-brown and hairy. The funnel-shaped fleshy flowers are fragrant, with rusty purple veins.

Timber used for furniture and permanent constructions as termite resistent.Young shoots are eaten and flowers used as a fresh vegetable. Fruits and flowers are boiled or steamed before they are eaten.

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Markhamia stipulata, Spathodea stipulata, Khae

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