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Useful Tropical Plants

Gilletiodendron kisantuense

(Vermoesen ex De Wild.) J.LĂ©onard

Fabaceae

+ Synonyms

Cynometra dacremontii Lebrun

Cynometra kisantuensis Vermoesen ex De Wild.

Common Name:

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General Information

Gilletiodendron kisantuense is a tree that can grow 10 - 30 metres tall. The bole can be free of branches for up to 7 metres, it is grooved and with buttresses.[
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Title
African Flowering Plants Database
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http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/bd/cjb/africa/recherche.php
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Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques.
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Contains information on over 150,000 plant names (including synonyms) giving a description and habitat, plus a distribution map.
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The tree is harvested from the wild for local use of its wood.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

West tropical Africa - Cote D'Ivoire, Gabon, Congo, western DR Congo, north Angola.

Habitat

Disturbed valley forest; gallery forest; river banks[
328
Title
African Flowering Plants Database
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/bd/cjb/africa/recherche.php
Publisher
Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques.
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Contains information on over 150,000 plant names (including synonyms) giving a description and habitat, plus a distribution map.
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Properties

Other Uses Rating *  *
HabitTree
Height20.00 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

None known

Other Uses

The wood is probably used locally in house building[
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Title
Protabase - Plant Resources of Tropical Africa.
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http://www.prota.org
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An excellent on-line database with detailed information on over 3,200 species of useful plants of Africa.
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Propagation

Seed -
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