Plants of USA and Canada

Calophyllum inophyllum L.



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Calophyllum inophyllum L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl. 1: 513. 1753 [1 May 1753]

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: Alexandrian laurel
en English name: tacamahac-tree
Spanish name: undi

Grown habit: Tree
Duration: Perennial
 

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Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Habit at Kalepolepo, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Leaves at Kalepolepo Kihei, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Grove at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Habit at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Habit at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Habit at Kualoa Park, Oahu - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Fruits at Kualoa Park, Oahu - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers and leaves at Kalepolepo Kihei, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Fruits at Kualoa Park, Oahu - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Habit at Kaleplepo, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Kalepolepo Kihei, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Flowers at Maui Nui Botanical Garden, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Habit at Kalepolepo Kihei, Maui - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Calophyllum inophyllum
Calophyllum inophyllum
Leaves and fruit at Marine barracks Sand Island, Midway Atoll - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (HI), USA+ (PR)

Distributional map for Calophyllum inophyllum L.
Map for Calophyllum inophyllum L.
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Theales
Family: Clusiaceae


Genus: Calophyllum


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