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Muntingia calabura

(Calabura)

Overview

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Vulnerable

Threat status

Common Names

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Common Names in English:

Calabura, Calabur-Tree, Capulin, Cotton Candy Berry, Glade Mallow, Glademallow, Jam Tree, Jamaica Cherry, Jamaica-Cherry, Jamaican Cherry, Jamfruit, Manzanil, Panama Berry, Panama Cherry, Panama-Berry, Singapore Cherry, Strawberry Tree, Strawberry-Tree, Strawberrytree

Common Names in French:

Bois Ramier

Common Names in Portuguese:

Calabura, Páo De Seda

Common Names in Spanish:

Cacaniqua, Calabura, Calubur, Capulín Blanco, Capulin, Cereza, Nigua, Panama Berry

Common Names in Spanish (Peru):

Bolaina Yamanaza

Description

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Physical Description

Habit: Tree , Shrub

Flowers: Bloom Period: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December. • Flower Color: near white, white

Size/Age/Growth

Size: 20-30' tall.

Biology

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Reproduction

Duration: Perennial

Growth

Culture: Space 12-15" apart.

Soil: Minimum pH: 5.6 • Maximum pH: 8.5

Sunlight: Sun Exposure: Full Sun .

Moisture: Drought Tolerance: High

Temperature: Cold Hardiness: 10a, 10b, 11. (map)

Taxonomy

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Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name .

Last scrutiny: 04-Dec-2009

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Muntingia

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 1 species, subspecies, varieties, forms, and cultivars in this genus:

M. calabura (Calabura)

More Info

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Further Reading

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Notes

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Contributors

Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal November 25, 2007:

Identifiers

Last Revised: 2014-05-07