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Jatropha integerima Spicy jatropha Batavia Euphorbiaceae

Jatropha-integerima,Spicy jatropha, Batavia


Jatropha-integerima,Spicy jatropha, Batavia

Indigenous to the West Indies and Peru, this narrow-domed, evergreen tree grows to 20 ft (6 m) tall with a spread of 6 ft (1.8 m).
Its glossy green leaves are mostly unlobed; bright red, funnel-shaped flowers are grouped in clusters towards the ends of the branches.
Flowering colors: Red
Cultivation : They do best in full sun, but will tolerate light shade, and need fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil.
Propagation is from seed or cuttings .