Ximenia americana L.

Common name

English: Hog Plum, Tallowwood

German: Sauerpflaume

Mandarin: 海檀木 (hai tan mu)

Portuguese: Ameixa Brava, Ameixeira Da Baia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Santalales (8)

        Family: Ximeniaceae (1) (family description)

          Genus: Ximenia (1)

           Epithet: americana L. (5)

Synonym: Ximenia inermis L.

americana => from America

inermis => unarmed

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Ximenia americana at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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