Plants of USA and Canada

Pterocarpus officinalis Jacq.



PLANT PROFILE  : (*)

Name: Pterocarpus officinalis Jacq.
Nomencl. ref.: Select. Stirp. Amer. Hist. 283, fig. 1763

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Common names

US name U.S. name: dragonsblood tree
Spanish name: sangre de drago

Grown habit: Tree
Duration: Perennial
 

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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

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Distributional map for Pterocarpus officinalis Jacq.
Map for Pterocarpus officinalis Jacq.
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: Pterocarpus


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