Manihot preciosa Schindler
Manihot dichotoma is a small tree, growing to about 5 metres tall[
The plant was reported in 1906 to be capable of a better yield of rubber than M. Carthaginensis glaziovii, and seed was obtained and distributed in the Far East, and at some time which is not recorded it reached West Africa as a rubber plant[
]. It has no place as a rubber-producer, nor does it appear to have any other recorded use[
]. The plant was at one time cultivated in Africa as a source of rubber[
S. America - Brazil.
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A latex obtained from the trunk is the source of Jequie rubber, or Mule gum[
]. The plant has no place as a rubber producer[
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