Monday, December 19, 2011

Flowers, Jathropa Integerrima, Shanghai Beauty

Here are photos of flowers of a Shanghai beauty (Jatropha pandurifolia) or coral tree. This tree is in the Institute of Biology grounds.

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The plant is identified as Spicy Jatropha (Jatropha integerrima)
Reference: Wikipedia entry

Mtd>Common name
PlantSpicy Jatropha (Jatropha integerrima)
Shanghai beauty
Photographer Dr. Ernesto P. Adorio
Camera Olympus VG-110 Point and Shoot Camera.
AcknowledgementElla Jacildo, Romana de los Reyes

All images (c)Adorio Digital Images Library.

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