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Common name

English: Cupuacu Tree

German: Cupuacu Baum, Großblütiger Kakao

Portuguese: Cupuaçu


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Malvales (80)

        Family: Sterculiaceae (6)(family description)

          Genus: Theobroma (2)

            Epithet: grandiflorum (Willd. ex Sprengel) Schumann (2)

grandiflorum => with flowers larger than the normal


Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: green, red, white

External links

Check for Theobroma grandiflorum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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