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Sarcocephalus latifolius, Nauclea latifolia, African Peach, Pin Cushion Tree 

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Sarcocephalus latifolius, Nauclea latifolia

African Peach, Pin Cushion Tree
Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: Tropical Africa and Asia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeWhite/off-white flowersEthnomedical plant.
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Nauclea latifolia bears an interesting flower

flower, a large ball with long projecting stamens. The fruit is red, edible, but not appealing.


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Sarcocephalus latifolius, Nauclea latifolia, African Peach, Pin Cushion Tree 

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Sarcocephalus latifolius, Nauclea latifolia, African Peach, Pin Cushion Tree 

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Sarcocephalus latifolius, Nauclea latifolia, African Peach, Pin Cushion Tree 

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Sarcocephalus latifolius, Nauclea latifolia, African Peach, Pin Cushion Tree 

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https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/nauclea_latifolia.htm