Phylum/Division: Magnoliophyta. Class: Eudicots. Order: Fabales. Family: Fabaceae. Genus: Andira. Species: A. inermis. Common Names: Bastard Mahogany. Range Description: Andira inermis is a very widespread species in the Neotropics and Africa. In Africa it is found in West Africa to southern Sudan, in the . Description. Cabbage tree is an attractive tree from tropical America and West Africa growing to a height of 20 m. The leaves are compound and alternately.
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Vouacapoua inermis Wright A. Developing seedpods Photograph by: Please refer to our Conditions of Use for using this plant database file and web site. Year ISBN Description An extremely concise book, listing approximately 1, species and varieties of plants with their botanical name, common name in Brazil, regions in Brazil where the plant is found, andirz brief list of uses and any medically active compounds in the plant.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. It is treated with much respect by the rainforest shamans and herbal healers as a very powerful medicine since too large of a dose causes vomiting, fever, delirium, and even death. Cultivated flowering tree Photograph by: Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern.
Andira inermis – Useful Tropical Plants
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If you wish to contribute any images, documents, videos or other forms of media, or if you have any queries…. Some of the active compounds found in cabbage tree bark or root include: The Digital Nature Archive of Singapore is built inermiw by the help andia various people: An excellent, if rather terse, guide to the traditional medicinal uses of the plants of the region. Wright Kunth ex DC. Due to its well documented toxicity, it is not recommended to be used in modern herbal medicine practices today.
A ghood wayside tree as the crown gives good shade and the many dense bunches of flowers are attractive.
Andira inermis 50 Gal Std
Tribal and Herbal Medicine Uses Cabbage tree produces a smooth grey bark which has been used in herbal medicine systems as a strong purgative to expel intestinal worms. Andura excelsa Kunth Andira grandiflora Guill. Flowers are borne in terminal groups inches long, made up of small pink to purple, aromatic blooms, attracting bees, butterflies and birds.
Plant Zndira Some of the active compounds found in cabbage tree bark or root include: Gives lots of plant uses as well as information on plant habit and habitat.
Cabbage tree, cabbage bark, angelin, angelin-tree, almendro, ajunado, cocu, manteco, pau de morcego, worm bark, Jamaica cabbage tree Parts Used: Cabbage tree produces a smooth grey bark which has been used in herbal medicine systems as a strong purgative to expel intestinal worms. A guide to the wayside trees of Singapore. The statements contained herein have not been wndira by the Food and Drug Administration.
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The information contained in this plant database file is intended for education, entertainment and information purposes only. Cabbage bark is a tropical american timber tree which grows to as much as feet tall and has a straight trunk with or without buttresses. Retrieved from ” https: Insrmis is an informational site only and no products are sold.
Leaves are simple pinnate compound, cm long, spirally arranged, with pairs of opposite leaflet as well as a terminal leaflet. For propagation the seeds are sown directly into the soil. The crown is dense, columnar or pyramidal to spreading, with young twigs that are brown and downy. Leaves are alternate, pinnate, entire, bright tan when young, shiny green when mature, and inches long.
A leader in creating a world-wide market for the important medicinal plants of the Amazon since lnermis Publisher University of Wisconsin Year ISBN Description An amazing and comprehensive work, giving a brief guide to the many genera of the family Fabaceae and also the principle uses of the genus.
The outer bark is dark gray to brown, andlra, scaly and with an ihermis cabbage-like odor; the inner bark a pinkish brown. Native, Naturalised and Cultivated Species. The entire flora 13 volumes can now be downloaded from http: Opened immature seedpods Photograph by: It makes a good windbreak and the timber is used in furniture.
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If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Cabbage bark timber is strong, hard and heavy and is used in parquet flooring, cabinetry, etc.