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Melia azedarach L.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Meliaceae
Genus: Melia

Other System Links

Plants: MEAZ
Bayer: MEIAZ
GRIN: 23936
ITIS: 29024
NPDN Host: 35154

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Chinaberrytree, Persian lilac, pride-of-India, chinaberry, umbrella tree

Related Scientific Names:

Melia japonica var. semperflorens (G. Don) Makino(Synonym)


Category: Hardwood Trees
Category: Shrub or Subshrub