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NTBG Plant Name:
Carica papaya
Barcode:
PTBG1000045997
Specimen ID:
043455
Collector ID:
51
Collector Name:
Francisca Sohl
Collection Date:
November 9, 2004
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Observers:
A. Dores, P. Raynor, E. Albert
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
Sokehs Municipality
Elevation:
100
Locality:
Palikir.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree, 10-20 ft tall, flowers are white, with young green fruit that turns yellow when ripe.
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Root: Rash. For skin rashes. Cut 4 inches of root off, about 8 pieces. Pound, add grated coconut & put in a piece of cloth. Squeeze into your palm and rub on the rash area. Informant: William Louis: Pohnpei. Male.
Habitat:
Lowland forest.
Date of Record Creation:
February 3, 2014
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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