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canela-merda (Brazil)
Nectandra angustifolia
Nectandra angustifolia
canela-merda (Brazil) bay/avocado
Nectandra angustifolia Lauraceae
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Spanish common name
  •ayuí - hú - laurel negro
common names
  •canela-merda (Brazil)
  •canela-preta (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Nectandra angustifolia (Schrad.) Nees & Mart.
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  •Nectandra megapotamica (223)
  •Nectandra membranacea (77)
  •Nectandra saligna (2)
  •Nectandra angustifolia (64)
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Image Author: ©2009 Eduardo Luís Hettwer Giehl, Sérgio Bordignon, Flora Digital
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.15 to 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
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How Likely at this Location (60%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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