Trichilia hirta - L.

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MELIACEAE

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Broomstick

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Rare
First record for the Cayman Islands


Mr. Wallace Platts a Cayman Brac resident is in the background


The compound large leaves


Immature yellow fruits

Flowering time; May

Distribution; CB

Habitat; Dry rocky thicket and coastal areas

Status; Rare; First record for the Cayman Islands

Notes; Horticulture potential: This deciduous small treeof 20' has fragrant bloom and interesting fruits, it is a good ornemental tree for small garden in a sunny exposure.

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