4176.000 Azadirachta A. Juss.

Description of the genus

Trees. Indumentum of simple, not stellate, hairs. Leaves 1-pinnate; leaflets coarsely serrate. Bisexual and male flowers on same individual plant. Calyx 5-lobed. Petals 5, free. Staminal tube cylindric, with 10 appendages at the apex. Disk annular. Ovary 3-locular. Fruit a 1(-2) seeded drupe.

Worldwide: 2 species in Indomalesia

Zambia: 1 cultivated taxon.

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Other sources of information about Azadirachta:

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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Azadirachta

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Azadirachta
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Azadirachta
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Azadirachta
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Azadirachta
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Azadirachta

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Cultivated plants: genus page: Azadirachta.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1886, retrieved 26 September 2020

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