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Cananga odorata (Lam.) Hook. & Thoms.

Cananga odorata
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Family: Annonaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Tropical Asia; widely planted and occasionally naturalized elsewhere.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Cultivated Only

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Cananga odorata
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Cananga odorata
Copyright by: Kristen Finch
Cultivated tree at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, FL, 2013
Cananga odorata
Copyright by: Magha GarcĂ­a Medina; Agrandar.