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Trees Commonly Cultivated in Southeast Asia: An Illustrated Field Guide

Literature: Available at NO COST Manuals, Guides, Reports

Jensen, M. 1999, Trees commonly cultivated in Southeast Asia: An illustrated field guide. RAP Publication 13. Food and Agricultural Organization, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (RAP), Bangkok

Contact Info

fao-rap@fao.org or Masakazu.Kashio@fao.org

Affiliations

FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific

Link(s)

Available at no cost at http://www.fao.org/DOCREP/005/AC775E/AC775E00.htm#TOC

Species Info

  • Acacia auriculaeformis
  • Acacia catechu
  • Acacia mangium
  • Aegle marmelos
  • Albizia lebbeck (exotic)
  • Albizia saman
  • Alstonia scolaris
  • Anacardium occidentale (exotic)
  • Annona muricata
  • Annona squamosal
  • Artocarpus altilis
  • Artocarpus heterophyllus (exotic)
  • Artocarpus integer
  • Averrhoa bilimbi
  • Averrhoa carambola
  • Azadirachta indica
  • Baccaurea racemosa
  • Baccaurea ramiflora
  • Bixa orellana
  • Bombax ceiba
  • Bouea macrophylla
  • Cajanus cajan
  • Calliandra calothyrsus
  • Carica papaya (exotic)
  • Cassia fistula
  • Cassia siamea
  • Ceiba pentandra (exotic)
  • Chrysophyllum cainito
  • Citrus aurantiifolia
  • Citrus hystrix
  • Citrus maxima
  • Citrus reticulate
  • Citrus sinensis
  • Coffea arabica
  • Coffea canephora
  • Delonix regia (exotic)
  • Dimocarpus longan
  • Dipterocarpus alatus
  • Durio zibethinus
  • Erythrina orientalis
  • Erythrina poeppigiana (exotic)
  • Erythrina variegata
  • Eucalyptus camaldulensis (exotic)
  • Eucalyptus deglupta
  • Eucalyptus grandis (exotic)
  • Ficus spp.
  • Garcinia mangostana
  • Gliricidia sepium (exotic)
  • Gmelina arborea (exotic)
  • Gnetum gnemon
  • Grevilla robusta (exotic)
  • Hevea brasiliensis
  • Intsia bijuga
  • Lagerstroemia speciosa
  • Lansium domesticum
  • Leucaena leucocephala (exotic)
  • Litchi chinensis
  • Macadamia integrifolia
  • Mangifera altissima
  • Mangifera foetida
  • Mangifera indica (exotic)
  • Manilkara kaukii
  • Manilkara zapota
  • Moringa oleifera
  • Morus alba
  • Muntingia calabura (exotic)
  • Myristica fragrans (exotic)
  • Nephelium lappaceaum
  • Paraserianthes falcataria (exotic)
  • Parkia speciosa
  • Persea americana
  • Phyllanthus acidus
  • Phyllanthus emblica
  • Pithecellobium dulce
  • Psidium guajava
  • Pterocarpus indicus
  • Punica granatum
  • Sandoricum koetjape (exotic)
  • Sesbania grandiflora
  • Spondias cytherea
  • Swietenia macrophylla
  • Syzygium aqueum
  • Syzygium cumini (exotic)
  • Syzygium jambos
  • Syzygium malaccense
  • Tamarindus indica
  • Tectona grandis
  • Terminalia catappa
  • Theobroma cacao (exotic)
  • Vitex parviflora
  • Ziziphus mauritiana

Description

  • This manual provides botanical information for conifers, broad-leafed trees, bamboos, palms, and bananas.
  • Firstly, there are species identification tools, including the leaf structure, flower forms, and fruit shapes.
  • There is a dichotomous key to help use the characteristics for tre identification
  • Finally, for each species, there is a profile with drawings of the plant, common names, key characteristics, morphological descriptions, use, ecology, distribution (including map) and references.

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