Samanea Benth.

Description of the genus

The type species of the genus, Samanea saman (Jacq.) Merr. (‘Rain Tree’) is indigenous to tropical America, is widely cultivated throughout the equatorial tropics.

Zambia: 1 cultivated taxon.

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saman (Jacq.) Merr.

Other sources of information about Samanea:

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Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Samanea
Flora of Zambia: Samanea
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Samanea

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Cultivated plants: genus page: Samanea., retrieved 28 September 2022

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