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Tabernaemontana sananho, Bonafousia sanango, Sanango, Uchu Sanango, Shiric Sanago

Tabernaemontana sananho, Bonafousia sanango

Sanango, Uchu Sanango, Shiric Sanago
Family: Apocynaceae
Origin: Brazil, French Guiana
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunRegular waterWhite/off-white flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
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Called Kunapip in Ecuador. Rare tropical species with large leaves, fragrant flowers and edible fruit. Different parts of plant are used in S. American folk medicine. It grows as a tall evergreen dense shrub, the leaves are the largest of all tabernaemontanas and can reach 12" in length and 5" in width. White flowers are 2-3" wide with pinwheeled petals and intense fragrance. This plant can be also trimmed into a small srub and grown in a pot. Very tropical looking


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Tabernaemontana sananho - Uchu Sanango

Uchu sanango. Rare tropical species with large leaves, fragrant flowers and edible fruit, used in S. American folk medicine. The leaves are the largest of all tabernaemontanas and can reach 12" in length and 5" in width. Very tropical looking.
plant. See picture of the plant in 2 gal pot.

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Grown in
6"/1 gal pot