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Barringtonia asiatica

Classification

Order: Lecythidales
   Family: Lecythidaceae
            Genus: Barringtonia
                        Specie: Barringtonia asiatica

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Constant soil moisture

Features: White flowers age to red; glossy green leaves

Uses: Specimen tree Shade tree Tropical seaside gardens

Zones: 11-12

Description: This is the second most widespread Barringtonia after B. racemosa, occurring along coasts from Madagascar to tropical Asia, northeastern Australia and islands of the southwest Pacific. It grows on seashores, usually among the first line of t

Growth Habit: Low branched spreading tree

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