Gliricidia sepium (Jacq.)Walp.

Common name

English: Gliricidia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Gliricidia (1)

           Epithet: sepium (Jacq.)Walp. (3)

sepium => from saepes: 'hedge, fence'

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

Flower colour: violet, pink, white

External links

Check for Gliricidia sepium at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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