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Common name

English: Orange bird berry

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2514)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2413)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2044)

      Order: Lamiales (160)

        Family: Lamiaceae (89) (family description)

          Genus: Hoslundia (1)

           Epithet: opposita Vahl (1)

Synonyms: Hoslundia oppositifolia P.Beauv., Hoslundia verticillata Vahl

opposita => with leaves, fruits or other organs inserted on a stem opposite to each other

oppositifolia => with leaves inserted on a stem opposite to each other

verticillata => whorled, three or more leaves springing from the same point

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: green, beige, white

External links

Check for Hoslundia opposita at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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