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Nothocestrum latifolium

Nothocestrum latifolium A. Gray

Aiea, Broadleaf Aiea, Halena

Solanaceae (Potato family)

Synonym(s): Nothocestrum subcordatum


USDA Native Status: HI (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Fruit Type: Berry
Size Notes: Up to about 40 feet tall.

Bloom Information

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


Native Habitat: Dry to mesic forests, diverse mesic forests.

Web Reference

Webref 43 - Hawaiian Native Plant Genera (2006) University of Hawaii
Webref 31 - Native Plants Hawai’i (2018) University of Hawaii

Additional resources

USDA: Find Nothocestrum latifolium in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Nothocestrum latifolium in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Nothocestrum latifolium


Record Modified: 2020-12-10
Research By: CBR

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