Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Moringa oleifera Lam.


MORINGACEAE Family selection - Horse-radish tree family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

Taxon Page:

Name: Moringa oleifera Lam. Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Encyclop?die M?thodique, Botanique 1 1783
Rank: species

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Horseradishtree
en English name: ben-oil-tree
English name: benzolive-tree
Spanish name: paraíso blanco
French name: pois quénique
German name: Meerrettichbaum

Grown habit: Tree, Shrub
Duration: Perennial
 

Synonyms:
= Moringa moringa (L.) Millsp.
= Moringa pterygosperma Gaertn.



TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Dilleniidae
Order: Capparales
Family: Moringaceae
Genus: Moringa
Species:


Page counter: 2512 ( AVG: 220.91 / 219.648 )



Gallery:

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Habit at State nursery Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Beans at Community Garden 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Leaves at Community garden 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Leaves and flowers at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Leaves and flowers at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Flowers leaves and fruit with Laysan albatross chick at Halsey Dr around residences Sand Island, Mid... - Credit: Forest and Kim Starr - Plants of Hawaii - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License, permitting sharing and adaptation with attribution.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Seedpods at Community garden 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Fruiting habit at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Seedpods at Community garden 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Leaves and flowers at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Pod view Haleakala at Dairy Rd Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Seedpods at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Flowers leaves and fruit at Halsey Dr around residences 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Habit at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Habit with Laysan albatross at Community garden 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Habit with Laysan albatross at Community garden 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Pods and seeds on ground at Dairy Rd Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Flowers at Enchanting Floral Gardens of Kula, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Leaves at Kahului, 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.

Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera
Habit at Kaunakakai, Molokai - 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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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)
USA (Florida), USA+ (PR, VI)

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



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