Hura polyandra es una especie de planta que pertenece a la familia Euphorbiaceae, algunos de sus nombres comunes son: Habillo, Jabilla, Haba de San. Hura polyandra tree with explosive and toxic seed pod; bibliography on this remarkable plant of Guatemala. Hura polyandra is a species of plants with observations.
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We know where Palo de Campeche is Palo de Tinto: Gives lots of plant uses as well as information on plant habit and habitat. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. My initial interest was a search for trees with conical spines For the last several years we at FLAAR Mesoamerica have been engaged in a long-range program to ascertain how many trees in Mesoamerica had conical spines which could have been inspiration for the spines on incensarios incense burners for Copal pom.
I will defer to a linguist specialized in the Aztec language to sort this out. Root crops Sweet potato Jicama Cassava Malanga.
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First posted November 8, We have a basic bibliography on Hura polyandra trees on our Mayan bibliography web site, www.
Polyadnra the last several years we at FLAAR Mesoamerica have been engaged in a long-range program to ascertain how many trees in Mesoamerica had conical spines which could have been inspiration for the spines on incensarios incense burners huraa Copal pom.
This remarkable tree grows from Mexico through Guatemala and southward. Glossaries Mesoamerica, Central America.
Montiel The spiny trunk of a young tree Photograph by: I must admit that polyansra I stood next to the tree I felt a tad disillusioned: The day we arrived was literally the last day of flowering for the year.
Bibliography, Macroclinium bicolor Bibliography, Sobralia xantholeuca Bibliography on Terrestrial orchids from Guatemala Bibliography on Terrestrial shade orchids from Guatemala. Dye plants for textiles Bibliography, Cochlospermum vitifolium Tecomasuche, Coclospermum vitifolium Palo de tinto Palo de Campeche, tinto Haematoxylum campechianum. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.
If the old version is still useful, for example if removing the watermark damages the image significantly, upload the new version under a different title so that both can be used. The tree is found from Mexico south through all Mesoamerica, but seemingly only in some ecological niches. This image contains digital watermarking or credits in the image itself.
Retrieved from ” https: Arbol Del Diablo Female flower Photograph by: This page was last edited on 22 Aprilat Hura polyandra is a remarkable tree of Guatemala, Mexico, and Honduras but nowhere mentioned in books on Mayan ethnobotanicals. Most common introduced plants not native Banana Solanum sisymbriifolium, the litchi tomato, Bibliography Citrus fruits Onion. Flowers native to Guatemala visible now around the world Dahlia.
So there is a lot about this tree which encourages me to continue to study it, and to do detailed photography to assist botanists and students who are not able to wander around Mesoamerica looking for trees. Yet other parts of the tree are poisonous. If a non-watermarked version of the image is available, please upload it under the same file name and then remove this template. Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social. This seed pod, when ripe, explodes with such force according to sources that you can hear it from far away and it throws the seeds many meters.
Rev Biomed ; One of the most intesting was Hura polyandra. Plants mentioned in myths rushes, tule Ocote, pitch pine Sauco, Sambucus gura Oak trees, encinos Bromeliad. The sap is the most toxic part. Before removing a watermark from a copyrighted image, please read the WMF’s analysis of the legal ramifications of doing so, as well as Commons’ proposed policy regarding watermarks.
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Summary [ edit ] Description Hura polyandra. Views View Edit History. Most recently updated April 11, after finding more Hura trees in the Zacapa area. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants.
Bibliography on Hura polyandra tree, medicinal plant but sap toxic, especially of Guatemala.
Montiel Female flower Photograph by: Flowers Polyanxra Trees Vegetables Spices. My initial interest was a search for trees with conical spines. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating.