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Search for FLAS accession number: 212412 Total specimen records retrieved: 1

Taxon Family (modern) Accession #
Adenium obesum    Apocynaceae FLAS 212412
ID history :
  • [Orig. id.:] Adenium obesum (Forssk.) Roem. & Schult. [Det.:] SBD
    Collector/# : S. Barry Davis  766
    Date coll. : 2 June 2003
    Locality &
     label text
    : United States: Florida: Alachua County. Kanapaha Botanical Gardens; The Rock Garden. Growing in a large pot in full sun. Moved to a greenhouse during winter months. Multi-stemmed shrub ca. 1.1 meters tall. Leaves dark green on the upper surface, very light green on the underside. Flowers ca. 6 cm across; corolla 5 lobed, white with red edges; outside corolla tube white with a red tint. Cut branch exuded clear sap from the outer green ring, milky sap from near the center. Broken leaf petioles exude clear sap. Same plant as Davis # 869. Lat. 29.61333N Long. 082.40746W Datum: WGS84. S21,T10S,R19E.
    Notes : [Common name:] "Desert Rose"
    [Label footing:] Voucher for: Floristic Inventory of Kanapaha Botanical Gardens.
    Images :
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    Stable URL : https://www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/herbarium/cat/search.asp?accno=212412

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