Barringtonia racemosa

Barringtonia racemosa

  • Barringtonia racemosa
  • Barringtonia racemosa
  • Barringtonia racemosa
  • Barringtonia racemosa
  • Barringtonia racemosa
  • Barringtonia racemosa
  • Flower name
    Barringtonia racemosa
  • Scientific name
    Barringtonia racemosa
  • Aliasサワフジ, モウカバナ, powder-puff tree, Sagaribana
  • Place of originJapan and South East Asia's tropical and subtropical regions
  • Place of floweringBotanical Gardens, Subtropical region, Specific area
  • Flowering seasonJuly, August, September

What is Barringtonia racemosa

Barringtoni racemosa is a tropical evergreen tree of the barringtonia genus , of the lecythidaceae department. In Japan, native to the wetlands along the river and mangrove of southern Japan of Amami and Okinawa etc.. Summer evening, bloom clusters of flowers in pink or white flowers in racemes. Flowers out of stamens. Night out aromatic bloom flower moths are lured, will fall to the next morning. Fruit consisting of flowers after has a squarish ovals. Flowers in damp places, {{Wisteria}} to drooping downwards, so as sawafuji also known as. There are same genus 'Govannoashi' (board feet) but it's flower blooms up ward.

General name: Barringtonia racemosa, scientific name:Barringtonia racemosa, aka: sawafuji ), moukavana (MAI Assembly), powder-puff tree, category name: Plantae Angiosperm authenticity dicots barringtonia eyes barringtonia Department of barringtonia, Origin: Amami and Okinawa, southern Japan, South East Asia's tropical and subtropical environment: mangroves and river wetlands, height: 15 m, leaf: oblong, leaf length: 20-25 cm, green leaf color: glossy, full bloom: July-September, flowering time: the night wide open from around 9 pm the flowers: racemes, Inflorescence length: 30-50 cm, flower colors: peach, white, petal number: 4: number of stamens, fruit shape: oval square, fruit diameter: 5 cm


  • Eye
    Ericales
  • Family
    Lecythidaceae
  • Genus
    Barringtonia
  • Species
    B. racemosa
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    4 petals
  • Leaf type
    oblong
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeTropical evergreen tree
  • Flower colorsPink
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height1000.0 ~ 1500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower5.0 ~ 5.0 cm

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