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Useful Tropical Plants

Tabernaemontana peduncularis

Wall.

Apocynaceae

+ Synonyms

Ervatamia graciliflora (Wall.) Lace

Ervatamia langbianensis

Ervatamia peduncularis (Wall.) King & Gamble

Ervatamia repeunsis Pierre ex Spire

Tabernaemontana collignonae Van Heurck & Müll.Arg.

Tabernaemontana graciliflora Wall.

Tabernaemontana langbianensis (Lý) Lý

Tabernaemontana repoevensis Pierre ex Pit.

Common Name:

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General Information

Tabernaemontana peduncularis is a shrub or a tree that can grow from1 - 5 metres tall. The bole can be 2.5 - 3.5cm in diameter[
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The plant is sometimes harvested from the wild for local medicinal use.

Known Hazards

The plant is considered poisonous[
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Botanical References


Range

E. Asia - Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia.

Habitat

Forest understoreys at elevations from sea-level to 1,700 metres[
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Properties

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HabitTree
Height3.50 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details



The plant flowers and fruits throughout the year[
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Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

A decoction of the roots is used as a steam bath to alleviate ulcerations of the nose. Likewise a decoction is drunk to treat ulceration of the nose in tertiary syphilis[
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Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -

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