Geoffroea spinosa Jacq. Geoffroea striata (Willd.) Morong Geoffroea striata (Willd .) Morong Geoffroea superba Humb. & Bonpl. Geoffroea superba Humb. Name, Status, Confidence level, Source, Date supplied. Geoffroea bredemeyeri Kunth, Synonym, H, ILDIS, Geoffroea striata (Willd.) Morong. Geoffroea spinosa in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service.

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Geoffroea spinosa Jacq.

Along with this undulating trunk, large flakes of the bark peel off or decorticate hence the species name decorticans. Fruit are initially green but turn deep orange as they mature.

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This page was last edited on 3 Decemberat Retrieved from ” https: Extremely sweet, dark and geoffriea, this is very similar to honey or vegetable molasses and is used in their place. Lidia Perez de Molas.

It is locally known to alleviate sore epinosa and coughing. Last update on Burkart Geoffroea spinosa Jacq. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Views Read Edit View history. The flowers are very visible, small, papery and yellow-coloured.


Wikispecies has information related to Geoffroea. The Enumeratio and Selectarum of Nicolaus von Jacquin This tree inhabits dry to arid spiniferous forests veoffroea a rather broad area of southern South America which extends mainly through I to IV regions of Chile and central and northern Argentina and throughout highland Boliviathough it is also found in Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay.

Retrieved from ” https: Geoffroe University of Wisconsin Year ISBN Description An geoftroea and comprehensive work, giving a brief guide to the many genera of the family Fabaceae and also the principle uses of the genus. Geoffroea is a rather small genus of wild spiny shrubs or small trees of tropical and subtropical South America. It is a very characteristic tree in local culture and folk because of its vivid visual presence, propagation, and ancient ethnomedical uses. Morong Geoffroea superba Humb.

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It is also used as fuel and to make cheap posts for fences. Views Read Edit View history. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata.

Las leguminosas Argentinas – silvestres y cultivadas 2nd Edition. It was recently assigned to the informal monophyletic Pterocarpus clade within the Dalbergieae. The peeling tan to brown bark is eventually shed revealing the dark green, “immature” trunk beneath. The latter is the record low temperature for Santiago del Estero, Argentina, where G. A superb work, with the minor irritation that the translation from Portuguese is not of the best. Its companions conforming the forest are usually algarrobosquebrachosand the related and very abundant cavens.


The contrasting colors and textures created by this puzzle-piece pattern make the tree visually fascinating. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants.

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In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Retrieved 10 February Edinburgh Journal of Botany. The common name Chilean Palo Verde comes from the mottled green color of the trunks but does not seriously resemble Cercidium. Geoffroea bredemeyeri Kunth Geoffroea striata Willd. The tree flowers geofftoea spring, either singly or in clusters.