Murraya koenigii Spreng.

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Common names: Curry leaf (English)
Description: Small tree. Leaflets 11-21, 2.5-5 cm long, lanceolate to ovate, strong-smelling. Flowers white in many-flowered terminal cymes. Fruit 0.8 cm in diameter.
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Worldwide distribution: Native to India and Sri Lanka. Cultivated in the tropics.
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Image last updated: Saturday 27 October 2007

Bailey, L.H. & Bailey, E.Z. (1976). Hortus Third. A concise Dictionary of Plants Cultivated in the United States and Canada Macmillan Publishing Co, Inc., New York Page 745.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Murraya koenigii
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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: Species information: Murraya koenigii., retrieved 22 May 2024

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