3481.000 Pterogyne Tul.

Brenan, J.P.M. (1967) Leguminosae Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Flora of Tropical East Africa

Description of the genus

Deciduous tree up to 25m, trunk about 60-100 cm in diameter. Leaves 1-pinnate; leaflets alternate. Flowers in racemes, small, yellow with 5 petals. Pod with a single seed.

Worldwide: 1 species, native to South America.

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

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nitens Tul.

Other sources of information about Pterogyne:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pterogyne
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pterogyne
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Pterogyne
Wikipedia: Pterogyne
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pterogyne
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pterogyne

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Pterogyne.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1799, retrieved 2 October 2022

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