Swaziland's Alien Plants Database

Tipuana tipu (Benth.) Kuntze
FABACEAE
tipu tree
Invasive, Potential problem species
Origin: South America (Brazil, Bolivia and Argentina)
Growth Form: Tree
Plant Description: Plant: Large, massively branched, wide-spreading, deciduous tree up to 23 m high. Leaves: Bright green, glabrous, unevenly pinnate, 100250 mm long, with 1123 leaflets. Flowers: Bright green, glabrous, unevenly pinnate, 100250 mm long, with 1123 leaflets. Fruit: Yellowish-brown, 13 seeded, winged pods 5060 mm long.
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Comments: Suspected/Possible
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