4176.000 Azadirachta A. Juss.

Description of the genus

Trees. Indumentum of simple, not stellate, hairs. Leaves 1-pinnate; leaflets coarsely serrate. Bisexual and male flowers on same individual plant. Calyx 5-lobed. Petals 5, free. Staminal tube cylindric, with 10 appendages at the apex. Disk annular. Ovary 3-locular. Fruit a 1(-2) seeded drupe.

Worldwide: 2 species in Indomalesia

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

Azadirachta indica

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indica A. Juss.Description, Image

Other sources of information about Azadirachta:

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Azadirachta
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Azadirachta

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Azadirachta
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Azadirachta
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Azadirachta
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Azadirachta
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iNaturalist: Azadirachta
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Azadirachta
JSTOR Plant Science: Azadirachta
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Azadirachta
Plants of the World Online: Azadirachta
Tropicos: Azadirachta
Wikipedia: Azadirachta

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Azadirachta.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1886, retrieved 21 April 2024

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