Crossopetalum uragoga - (Jacq.) Kuntze

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CELASTRACEAE

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Snake Berry

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Endemic
Formerly Crossopetalum caymanensis


Picture ©Dr.Paul Berry with Dr. Kent Kainulainen
This plant comes in red and white


Picture ©Dr.Paul Berry with Dr. Kent Kainulainen


Picture ©Dr.Paul Berry with Dr. Kent Kainulainen

Flowering time; Many times a year, it comes in red and a less common white.

Distribution; GC, CB

Habitat; Shady thickets and Woodland

Status; Endemic the Cayman Brac specimens have larger and rounder leaves.

Notes; Horticulture potential: This lovely and graceful 6' elegant bush will invite birds in your garden with it's berries. A companion plant could be Evolvulus squamosus CONVOLVULACEAE Rockyplains Dwarf Morning Glory

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