Licania is a plant genus in the family Chrysobalanaceae. Mainly due to deforestation, several ground oak; Licania morii · Licania platypus – Sansapote ; Licania pyrifolia – Merecure licania; Licania rigida – oiticica (Brazil); Licania salicifolia. Licania platypus. (Hemsl.) Fritsch, Ann. K.K. Natur-hist. Hofmus. Sangre, Wild pear, Zapote. Tree’ (50) m tall; trunk to 75 cm dbh (sometimes . Extract from Tomas B. Croat BCI Descriptions. (Hemsl.) Fritsch, Ann. K.K. Natur- hist. Hofmus. Sangre, Wild pear, Zapote. Tree’ (50) m tall; trunk .
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Wildlife Attracted small mammals.
Retrieved 9 September Llcania lots of plant uses as well as information on plant habit and habitat. Speed of Growth fast. Mainly due to deforestationseveral species of these shrubs and smallish trees have declined, some markedly so, and L.
Publisher Florida Flair books, Florida. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. Best Method of Propagation seed.
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If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very plarypus guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. This page was last edited on 30 Marchat Grows wild in low elevation forests from Guatemala to Colombia. Licania arborea Licania caldasiana Licania chiriquiensis Licania conferruminata Licania fasciculata Licania grandibracteata Licania hedbergii Licania humilis Licania kunthiana Licania longicuspidata Licania longipetala Licania megalophylla Licania michauxii — Gopher apple, ground oak Licania morii Licania platypus — Sansapote Licania pyrifolia — Merecure licania Licania rigida — oiticica Brazil Licania salicifolia Licania splendens Licania tomentosa — oitizeiro Brazil Licania vasquezii Licania velutina.
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Licania Chrysobalanaceae genera Malpighiales stubs. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Licania fruit are important food for many animals and can also be eaten by humans.
Tree between m tall, with buttressed trunks of. The entire flora 13 volumes can pllatypus be downloaded from http: If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Written some years ago, so some of the names have been changed.
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Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Precautions Wood not suitable for contact with the ground. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved from ” https: Large, globe shaped orange-red fruits, cm long.
Leaves are simple, alternate, oblong up to 40cm long. Flower Color cream, white. Prefers well drained soil. The sapwood is light yellowish-brown; the heartwood is purplish-brown or reddish and fine-grained. Ease of Propagation easy. Publisher Kampong Publications, California.
Other Uses furniture, ornamental, shade. Licania Oitizeiro Licania tomentosa Scientific classification Kingdom: Flowers from July to September, with fruits maturing from August to December of the following year.
Several species are used as ornamental plants.
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Year ISBN 0 4 Description An excellent monograph, part of a very ambitious project to catalogue all the plants in the world. Broad densely foliaged canopy. Skip to content Licania platypus Tree Sanzapote just beginning to fruit. Twigs glabrous; stipules small, interpetiolar. The book is out of plattpus, but the whole flora is now available on the web. Janzen; Winnie Hallwachs Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.