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NTBG Plant Name:
Jatropha podagrica
Barcode:
PTBG1000052517
Specimen ID:
003235
Collector ID:
6418
Collector Name:
David H. Lorence
Collection Date:
January 1, 1990
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Region:
Hawaii
Country:
US
Island Group:
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
Island:
Kauai
State:
HI
County:
Kauai County
District:
Koloa District
Elevation:
150
Locality:
Kalaheo. Cultivated at house on Kaloke Street.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Herb 0.5-1 m tall, single stem succulent, swollen basally, sap clear. Leaves discolorous, glaucous beneath; stipules fimbriate. Inflorescence terminal, the branches orange-red; perianth bright orange-red, anthers orange-yellow. Occasional in cultivation.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Habitat:
Cultivated.
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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