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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Zanthoxylum fagara   FAMILY Rutaceae   Go to FSUS key


PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Zanthoxylum fagara   FAMILY Rutaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Zanthoxylum fagara

 

COMMON NAME:
Wild Lime, Lime Prickly-ash, Colima, Una de Gato


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image of Zanthoxylum fagara, Wild Lime, Lime Prickly-ash, Colima, Una de Gato

Patrick D. McMillan    pdmzanthoxylemfagar_fssp

Month Unknown    Collier County    FL

Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park

Petiole & rachis winged; leaflets to 3cm long, apex rounded, obtuse, or retuse, per Weakley's Flora.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Zanthoxylum fagara   FAMILY Rutaceae

PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Zanthoxylum fagara   FAMILY Rutaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Zanthoxylum fagara

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2366

Shrub; Tree
Perennial

Native: Florida

Habitat: Coastal hammocks, inland hammocks with (usually) calcareous influence, per Weakley's Flora

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IS THE PLANT "ARMED"?
Armed with hooked spines

LEAVES:
Evergreen
Odd-pinnately compound: 7-9 leaflets
Alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer/Fall
Greenish-yellow
Radially symmetrical
4-6 sepals
4-6 petals

FRUIT:
Follicle

 

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