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Alvaradoa amorphoides ssp. psilophyllis

Alvaradoa amorphoides Liebm. ssp. psilophyllis (Urb.) Cronquist

Mexican Alvaradoa

Simaroubaceae (Quassia Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Fruit Type: Samara
Size Notes: Up to about 25 feet tall.
Fruit: Light tan, tinged with red or purple.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Oct , Nov , Dec


Native Distribution: Known in North America only in Florida where it is listed as endangered.
Native Habitat: Hammocks, pine woodlands, on limestone.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Alvaradoa amorphoides ssp. psilophyllis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Alvaradoa amorphoides ssp. psilophyllis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Alvaradoa amorphoides ssp. psilophyllis


Record Modified: 2020-09-18
Research By: CBR

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