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Useful Tropical Plants

Capparis siamensis

Kurz

Capparaceae

+ Synonyms

Capparis adunca Craib

Capparis macropoda Pierre ex Gagnep.

Capparis winitii Craib

Common Name:

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General Information

Capparis siamensis is an evergreen shrub or small tree that can grow up to 4 metres tall[
977
Title
Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 3
Publication
 
Author
Khid Suvarnasuddhi & Tem Smitinand
Publisher
Royal Forest Department; Bangkok
Year
1955
ISBN
 
Description
This volume contains descriptions of the Thai plants that were named in honour of Phya Winit Wanandorn
].
The plant is sometimes harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References

977
Title
Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 3
Publication
 
Author
Khid Suvarnasuddhi & Tem Smitinand
Publisher
Royal Forest Department; Bangkok
Year
1955
ISBN
 
Description
This volume contains descriptions of the Thai plants that were named in honour of Phya Winit Wanandorn

Range

Southeast Asia - Thailand, Cambodia.

Habitat

Open, dry, deciduous forests at elevations from 200 - 360 metres in Thailand[
977
Title
Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 3
Publication
 
Author
Khid Suvarnasuddhi & Tem Smitinand
Publisher
Royal Forest Department; Bangkok
Year
1955
ISBN
 
Description
This volume contains descriptions of the Thai plants that were named in honour of Phya Winit Wanandorn
].

Properties

Medicinal Rating *
HabitEvergreen Shrub
Height3.00 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

The plant is used in the treatment of children's diseases[
977
Title
Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) No. 3
Publication
 
Author
Khid Suvarnasuddhi & Tem Smitinand
Publisher
Royal Forest Department; Bangkok
Year
1955
ISBN
 
Description
This volume contains descriptions of the Thai plants that were named in honour of Phya Winit Wanandorn
].

Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
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