Manihot grahamii Hook.

  • Filed As

    Manihot grahamii Hook.

  • Collector(s)

    D. J. Rogers 498, 17 May 1963

  • Location

    United States of America. Louisiana. Lafayette Parish. Home of Mr. Johm Chretien, 1119 11th St.

  • Identifiers

    NY Barcode: 4080871

    Occurrence ID: a16b1b8c-1ed5-4bad-af81-f3fa647909dd

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  • All Determinations

    Manihot grahamii Hook.

  • Region

    North America

  • Country

    United States of America

  • State/Province


  • County/Municipio

    Lafayette Parish

  • Locality

    Home of Mr. Johm Chretien, 1119 11th St.

  • Location Notes

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Monograph of Manihot (Euphorbiaceae)
Manihot grahami Hooker
Rogers, D. f. & S. G. Appan, taxon no. 24
in Flora Neotropica Monograph No. 13
Annotated June, 1971
LOUISIANA, Lafayette Parish, Lafayette.
No* U98 Manihot flabellifelia Pohl
Home of Mr* John Chretien, 1119 11th St*
Apparently introduced from near New
Plant about 15 feet tall. Trunk IQ*
diameter at base* Bark smooth, reddish-
brown, about 6 mm. thick, peeling readily
from trunk* Latex in small quantity,
light yellowish-white*
This plant said to be between four
and seven years old. Also said to have
insect-repellant qualities for those who
sit in its shade. Plantshas strong odor
of EON in all parts*
Numerous seedlings found near base of thiij
specimen*. No other large plant in the
Plants frost-resistant, but sensitive
to prolonged sub-freezing temperatures*
Staminate and pistillate flowers and
young fruits on this plant*
d tepals 2*$(JT 9/$*, brilliant yellow
green, with maroon dots internally at
base of lobe. Disc bright ©range.
d	May 17, 1963
Collectors* David J. Rogers, J. W*
Thieret and Wm. Reese
*	Nickerson Color Fan, Am. Hort* Council