Erythrina /ˌɛrɪˈθraɪnə/ is a genus of flowering plants in the pea family, Fabaceae. It contains state trees of Mérida and Trujillo in Venezuela are bucaré ceibo (E. poeppigiana) and purple coral tree (bucaré anauco, E. fusca), respectively. The genus Erythrina is in the subfamily Faboideae of the family Fabaceae. The name of the genus is derived from the Greek word for red, and. Basionym. Micropteryx poeppigiana Walp., Linnaea Heterotypic. Erythrina amasisa Spruce, J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 3:

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A plant of lowland, humid tropical areas to moderate elevations in the subhumid zone, where it can be cultivated at elevations up to 2, metres[ ]. Nitrogen Fixing Tree Association. Agroforestry Systems, 31 3: You can unsubscribe at anytime.

Erythrina poeppigiana

Tolerates low soil fertility including acid-infertile soils to pH 4. For a list of references used on this page please go here A special thanks to Ken Fern for some of the information used on this page. Nitrogen Fixing Tree Research Reports, Potential of legume tree fodders as animal feed in Central America. Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf.


Erythrina poeppigiana – Useful Tropical Plants

National list of invasive and potentially invasive plants in the Republic of Cuba – Characteristics, ecology and management. It is hardy to zone UK One or more of the features that are needed to show you the maps functionality are not available in the web browser that you are using.

Articles with ‘species’ microformats All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from October Commons category link from Wikidata. Pollarded trees of Erythrina in a coffee plantation in Costa Rica.

This striking color poeppigianna is also found in Erythrina lysistemon and Erythrina caffra. Flowers – eaten in soups and salads[ ].

Erythrina poeppigiana is a deciduous Tree growing to 25 m 82ft by 25 m 82ft at a fast rate. Some of this nitrogen is utilized by the growing plant but some can also be used by other plants growing nearby[ ]. Proceedings of a workshop in Denpasar, Indonesia, July.

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Leaves large and more easily harvested then Leucaena. Potential of legume tree fodders as animal feed in Central America. Corallodendron Kuntze Duchassaingia Walp. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture, publ. Pruning one year old growth in a coffee plantation in Costa Rica. Inoculation of seeds or cuttings with Bradyrhizobium bacteria is not generally required in areas where the plant is native or naturalized.


Erythrina poeppigiana Mountain Immortelle. Madre de Cacao PFAF Plant Database

Daovy Kongmanila; Ledin, I. Title Line artwork Ertyhrina 1. Not generally fertilised when planted as a forage.

Retrieved from ” https: Acid-soil tolerance varies with provenance. A new insect pest of Erythrina poeppigiana.

Handbook of Ertyhrina Crops. This page was last edited on 11 Octoberat Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report. In Vietnampeople use the leaves of E.

Can also be planted from seedlings or direct planted into the field from seed.