Plants of USA and Canada

Hymenaea courbaril L.



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Hymenaea courbaril L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl. 2: 1192. 1753 [1 May 1753]

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Common names

US name U.S. name: stinkingtoe
en English name: West Indian-locust
Spanish name: paquio
French name: courbaril

Grown habit: Tree
Duration: Perennial
 

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Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Seedpod and seeds at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
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Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Seeds on ground at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Branches at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Seeds in hand at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Seed on ground at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Canopy at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Branches at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.

Hymenaea courbaril
Hymenaea courbaril
Flower buds and leaves at West Main Wailuku, 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.


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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+ (PR, VI)

Distributional map for Hymenaea courbaril L.
Map for Hymenaea courbaril 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: Rosidae
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae


Genus: Hymenaea


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