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Common name

English: Coral plant

German: Korallenstrauch

Mandarin: 珊瑚花 (shan hu hua)

Portuguese: Flor-de-coral

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2597)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2496)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2110)

      Order: Malpighiales (111)

        Family: Euphorbiaceae (77)(family description)

          Genus: Jatropha (11)

            Epithet: multifida L. (1)

Synonyms: Adenoropium multifidum (L.) Pohl, Adenoropium multifidum (L.) Pohl, Jatropha janipha Blanco, Manihot multifida (L.) Crantz

multifida => divided many times

multifidum => divided many times

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: red, orange, yellow

External links

Check for Jatropha multifida at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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