Artocarpus integer

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Artocarpus integer (Thunb.) Merr.

Moraceae

Life form: tree
Usage: economic plant

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Arrangement: alternate
Leaves: evergreen

Shape: obovate

Division: simple

Shape: tubular
Fruit: not specified

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Inflorescence: capituli

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Dilleniidae
Superordo:
Urticanae
Ordo:
Urticales
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Artocarpus integer is a tree.

Contents

Naming

Artocarpus integer was already described and the name validly published by Carl Peter Thunberg. It was Elmer Drew Merrill, however, who reclassified it into todays valid botanical systematics .

Taxonomy

Artocarpus integer is a species in the genus Artocarpus which contains approximately 68 to 89 species and belongs to the family of the Moraceae (Mulberry Family).

Characteristics

Growth

The trees reach heights of 12 to 15 metres.

Wood and Bark

Leaves

Artocarpus integer is evergreen. The simple leaves are alternate. They are obovate, entire and petiolate.

Flowers and Fruits

Artocarpus integer produces capituli of yellow tubular flowers.


Root System

Distribution

Artocarpus integer is native to Indochina, the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo.

Cultivation

The trees tolerate temperatures only above at least 1°C (USDA zone 10).

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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