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Tetraplasandra kavaiensis

Tetraplasandra kavaiensis (H. Mann) Sherff

'Ohe'ohe, Ohe, Oheohe

Araliaceae (Ginseng family)

Synonym(s): Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. dipyrena, Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. grandis, Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. intercedens, Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. koloana, Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. nahikuensis, Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. occidua, Tetraplasandra kavaiensis var. robustior, Tetraplasandra micrantha, Tetraplasandra turbens

USDA Symbol: TEKA3

USDA Native Status: HI (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Fruit Type: Drupe
Size Notes: Up to about 80 feet tall.

Bloom Information

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

Distribution

USA: HI
Native Habitat: Wet to mesic forests.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Bibliography

Bibref 1798 - Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawaii, Revised Edition (1999) Wagner, W.L.; Herbst, D.R.; Sohmer, S.H.

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Web Reference

Webref 43 - Hawaiian Native Plant Genera (2006) University of Hawaii
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2021-01-02
Research By: CBR

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