Leucaena leucocephala

Leucaena leucocephala  Leucaena leucocephala  Leucaena leucocephala

Leucaena leucocephala - Unarmed tree or shrub, up to 9 m high. Rachis up to 20 cm long, petiole up to 7.5 cm long, swollen at the base, above the base a large concave gland. Pinnae about 6 pairs, 6-10 cm long; leaflets 10-20 pairs,10-15 x 3-4 cm. Peduncled heads solitary or in pairs. Peduncle pubescent, 4-6 cm long. Flowers numerous, white. Pod strap-shaped, straight, flat, up to 20 x 1.5 cm. Seeds 15-20, narrowly oval, glossy, 8 x 4 mm.

Scientific Name Leucaena leucocephala
Family Name FABACEAE
English Name Wild tamarind
Local Name Ipil ipil
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Naturalized Exotic
Edible Parts none

Leucaena leucocephala  Leucaena leucocephala  Leucaena leucocephala

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