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Morinda citrifolia is a small, evergreen tree or shrub of approximately 3–10 m at maturity, cultivated widely throughout the tropics, mainly for its...

Cover for Arracacia xanthorrhiza (arracacha)

Arracacia xanthorrhiza is a biennial to perennial herb 0.5–l.2 m tall that is often intercropped with maize, beans and coffee. The crop is propagated...


Extinct in the wild, M. casturi is a tree of up to 25 m grown for its fruits in Kalimantan, Indonesia and was introduced to Hawaii and Florida, USA....


Known as iron walnut because of its thick nut shell and hard wood, Juglans sigillata is a deciduous, monoecious tree of up to 25 m. It is found...


Widespread in eastern and southern Africa and parts of tropical Asia, Cordia monoica is considered to be a useful tree to grow in dry areas as a...

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