Clusia rosea Jacq.

Florida Clusia, Scotch Attorney, Autograph Tree


Family: Clusiaceae

Genus: Clusia

Category: Tree - Evergreen

Zones: 10 a to 11

Size: To 30' tall and half as wide

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

Shiny, leathery foliage. White to pale pink flowers in summer.

History: 

Native to the Caribbean.

Published in Enum. Syst. Pl. 34 in 1760 - Jacquin cites Catesby's Natural History Volume II Plate 99.


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