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Useful Tropical Plants

Acronychia pedunculata

(L.)Miq.

Rutaceae

+ Synonyms

Acronychia apiculata Miq.

Acronychia arborea Blume

Acronychia barberi Gamble

Acronychia elliptica Merr. & L.M.Perry

Acronychia laurifolia Blume

Acronychia resinosa (Lour.) J.R.Forst. ex Crevost & Lem.

Acronychia resinosa J.R.Forst. ex Crevost & Lem.

Clausena simplicifolia Dalzell

Cyminosma ankenda Gaertn.

Cyminosma chinensis G.Don

Cyminosma pedunculata (L.) DC.

Cyminosma pedunculata (L.) Roxb.

Cyminosma resinosa DC.

Doerrienia malabarica Dennst.

Gela lanceolata Lour.

Jambolifera arborea (Blume) Zoll. & Moritzi

Jambolifera pedunculata L.

Jambolifera rezinosa Lour.

Laxmannia ankenda (Gaertn.) Raeusch.

Laxmannia ankenda Raeusch.

Melicope conferta Blanco

Paronychia arborea Walp.

Paronychia laurifolia Walp.

Selas lanceolatum (Lour.) Spreng.

Ximenia lanceolata (Lour.) DC.

Common Name:

Acronychia pedunculata
Fruiting branches
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General Information

Acronychia pedunculata is an evergreen plant that can range in size from a shrub to a large tree that can be up to 28 metres tall[
266
Title
Flora of China
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://flora.huh.harvard.edu/china/
Publisher
Missouri Botanical Garden Press; St. Louis.
Year
1994
ISBN
 
Description
An excellent, comprehensive resource in 25 volumes. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. An on-line version is also available.
].
The plant is gathered from the wild and used locally as a food flavouring, medicine, and for various other purposes[
46
Title
Dictionary of Economic Plants.
Publication
 
Author
Uphof. J. C. Th.
Publisher
Weinheim
Year
1959
ISBN
-
Description
An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
].

Known Hazards

The roots are said to stupefy fish[
46
Title
Dictionary of Economic Plants.
Publication
 
Author
Uphof. J. C. Th.
Publisher
Weinheim
Year
1959
ISBN
-
Description
An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
]. This is likely to be due to the presence of saponins[
K
Title
Plants for a Future
Author
Ken Fern
Description
Notes from observations, tasting etc at Plants For A Future and on field trips.
].

Botanical References

266
Title
Flora of China
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://flora.huh.harvard.edu/china/
Publisher
Missouri Botanical Garden Press; St. Louis.
Year
1994
ISBN
 
Description
An excellent, comprehensive resource in 25 volumes. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. An on-line version is also available.

Range

E. Asia - southern China, Indian subcontinent, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, New Guinea.

Habitat

Secondary forests, woods or thickets on lower hills; at elevations from near sea level to 900 metres[
266
Title
Flora of China
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://flora.huh.harvard.edu/china/
Publisher
Missouri Botanical Garden Press; St. Louis.
Year
1994
ISBN
 
Description
An excellent, comprehensive resource in 25 volumes. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses. An on-line version is also available.
]. Dense, evergreen forest[
443
Title
Biotik, Laos
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://biotik.org/species_list_laos.html
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Information on more than 100 species of Laotian trees.
].

Properties

Edibility Rating *  *
Medicinal Rating *  *
Other Uses Rating *  *
HabitEvergreen Tree
Height15.00 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

The young leaves are used as a condiment[
46
Title
Dictionary of Economic Plants.
Publication
 
Author
Uphof. J. C. Th.
Publisher
Weinheim
Year
1959
ISBN
-
Description
An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
].

Medicinal

A decoction of the roots, bark and leaves is used to treat scabies, sores, ulcers, and a variety of stomach diseases[
443
Title
Biotik, Laos
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://biotik.org/species_list_laos.html
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Information on more than 100 species of Laotian trees.
].

Other Uses

The leaves are put in stimulating baths[
46
Title
Dictionary of Economic Plants.
Publication
 
Author
Uphof. J. C. Th.
Publisher
Weinheim
Year
1959
ISBN
-
Description
An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
]. This is probably due to the action of an essential oil[
46
Title
Dictionary of Economic Plants.
Publication
 
Author
Uphof. J. C. Th.
Publisher
Weinheim
Year
1959
ISBN
-
Description
An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
].
The crushed leaves and fruits have a citrus smell. A fragrant oil from the stem and leaves is used in cosmetic perfumery[
443
Title
Biotik, Laos
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://biotik.org/species_list_laos.html
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Information on more than 100 species of Laotian trees.
].

The bark is used for caulking boats and toughening nets[
46
Title
Dictionary of Economic Plants.
Publication
 
Author
Uphof. J. C. Th.
Publisher
Weinheim
Year
1959
ISBN
-
Description
An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
].

Propagation

Seed -
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