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Lemon Saptree (Garcinia hessii)

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  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Clusiaceae
  • State: PR
  • Nature Serve ID: XXXXXX
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Also known as the Lemon Saptree, this tree/shrub is a perennial that grows in Puerto Rico. It can grow as tall as 32 feet and be up to 17 feet wide.

Where is Lemon Saptree (Garcinia hessii) located in the wild?

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Lemon Saptree can be found in Puerto Rico

Which CPC Partners conserve Lemon Saptree (Garcinia hessii)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Garcinia hessii
Authority (Britton) Alain
Family Clusiaceae
CPC Number 16004
ITIS 502725
Common Names Lemon Saptree
Associated Scientific Names Rheedia hessii | Garcinia hessii
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Puerto Rico
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