Stunning photographs of each species, brief details on the plant, its uses and how to grow it from seed. Views Read Edit View history. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Available for download on hieornyma internet. Hieronyma alchorneoides Images Several species are threatened by deforestation.

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Daizragore Title Seedlings Caption Seedlings ready for outplanting at 5. Title Plantation Caption Different aged trees grown in plantation. Leaves from juvenile tree larger leaves and mature tree small leaves. Hyeronima had heavy wood useful in many kinds of construction, and it is well known in Central America and sometimes planted in plantations. Frankliniella schultzei cotton thrips. Title Plantation Caption 4 year old plantation of Hyeronima alchorneoides.

The one year old trees in the foreground are ca. Hura has distinctly different leaf venation, and as a large treee it lacks buttresses. Title Bark Caption Copyright M. Title Plantation Caption Plantation of one year old, 1.

In adults, Hyeronima is like several other Euphorbiaceae, with heart-shaped leaves that often turn yellow while still on the tree. Taxonomic Tree Top of page Domain: Flowers are greenish or yellowish, small, produced in long stalks near the ends of the branches. Large trees typically have some yellow leaves in the crown. Despite the edge preference, Hyeronima is not a tree of towns or open areas.

In particular, see Croton hyegonimaand Hura crepitans. Oils from the alchorbeoides are used medicinally as well as an anti-helminthic. Leaves are simple, alternate, and clustered toward the end of branches.

Several other Croton and Euphorbiaceae in the Canal area are restricted to remote wet sites. Title Root system of seedlings. Title Fruits Caption Immature fruits approximately 2 mm in diameter. Found from Gamboa nyeronima Sherman in the Canal area lowlands, but neither on the Pacific slope nor the wet forests of Santa Rita and the mountains. Maderas Sostenibles — Suradan Hardwood Hyeronima alchorneoides Wounds at the base of the trunk turn black from the sap exuded.

The stipules of saplings hyeronia remarkable — green and leaf like, but rolled into a little structure which ants sometimes inhabit indeed, the stipule appears to be designed to house small creatures.

There appear to be two flowering seasons per year, one in March and April, a second from August to October. Datasheet Hyeronima alchorneoides bully tree. Title Seedlings Caption Newly germinated seedlings 45 days of Hyeronima alchorneoides. In adults, the stipules are nothing like this and instead are thin and short. Maderas Sostenibles — Suradan Hardwood Hyeronima alchorneoides Hyeronima is most abundant in Soberania, and there juveniles are common and readily seen along Pipeline Rd.

Generate a print friendly version containing only the sections you need. It is mostly a tree of forest edge or clearings in the forest; alchornekides the forest, there are scattered large trees but few saplings. Title Leaves Caption Leaves from juvenile tree larger leaves and mature tree small leaves.

A tall tree with a straight, cylindrical trunk, light yellowish in color. Note the distinctive red and yellow colouration of the senesced leaves. In juveniles, the bizarre stipules alchorneoidrs a give-away, and these are easy to see at Pipeline Rd. Title Inflorescences Caption Close-up showing developing inflorescences. Croton is also common along Pipeline Rd. Hyeronima alchorneoides ECOS Title Leafy stipules Caption Conspicuous leafy stipules in 1 year old plantation, which are reduced in size in older trees.

Miguel Cifuentes, Collection No. Title Male flowers Alchornwoides Note the long stamens which differentiate these from female flowers. Hyeronima ovatifolia Lundell Stilaginella amazonica Tul.

The fruit is a small berry that turns purple when it is mature, either in May-June or November-January. They are heart-shaped, but the size and shape is quite variable. Duponchelia fovealis Southern European marshland pyralid Associated with not a host: Note the dense canopy, shaded understorey and deep litter layer. Related Posts.


Suradan Hardwood (Hyeronima alchorneoides)

Hieronyma alchorneoides — Useful Tropical Plants Euphorbiaceaebut have turned out to be well distinct. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Hieronyma is used locally as a foodplant [ verification needed ]e. Fruiting branch Photograph by: Hieronyma Malpighiales genera Phyllanthaceae stubs.


Hieronyma alchorneoides


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