Samyda dodecandra, Cafecito, Guayabilla. Samyda dodecandra Alba
Samyda dodecandra Alba

Samyda dodecandra

Cafecito, Guayabilla
Family: Salicaceae    (Formerly:Flacourtiaceae)
Origin: Central America
USDA Zone: 10?
USDA Plant Hardiness MapLarge shrub 5-10 ft tallSemi-shadeFull sunRegular waterWhite, off-white flowersPink flowersEthnomedical plant.
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Rare multi-trunked tropical tree to 18 feet, small pink flowers line the stems at leaf joints.

Similar to Samyda pubescens.

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